Polypodium formosanum - Caterpillar Fern

Botanic Name

Polypodium formosanum

Common Name

Caterpillar Fern

Size

Water

Moist

Soil

Sun

Part Shade, Shade

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Description

This fern is prized for it's pendant one to two foot bright green fronds, and creeping lime-green rhizomes. Caterpillar Fern is found growing on trees in temperate to subtropical climates in Japan, Taiwan, and southern China, making it an excellant subject for a hanging basket. It re- quires high humidity, and makes a slow recovery after being disturbed. In a pot, this fern prefers its soil MOIST.

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24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

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