Plant Care Asplenium Ebenoides

Asplenium Ebenoides

Reviewed by: | Last Updated: 02/25/2022

Also known as

Dragon Tail Fern, Dragon Tail Fern, Scott's Spleenwort, Walking Spleenwort and Dragon's tail fern


Asplenium ebenoides

How to care for Asplenium Ebenoides


How often to water your Asplenium Ebenoides

Water needs for Asplenium Ebenoides
0.5 cups
every 7

Asplenium Ebenoides needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size


Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Select a city to check sunlight intensity

Finding light for Dragon Tail Fern in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Asplenium Ebenoides: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Asplenium Ebenoides can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Asplenium Ebenoides in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Asplenium Ebenoides

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Asplenium Ebenoides: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Asplenium Ebenoides after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

Asplenium Ebenoides is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Native Region
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Asplenium Ebenoides

Asplenium Ebenoides

Asplenium Ebenoides

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 7 days


< 6ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

Trending in your area

Similar to Asplenium Ebenoides

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in

Article Sources