Crested wood fern
About Crested wood fern
Crested wood fern is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is easy to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Crested wood fern likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Crested wood fern belongs to the dryopteris genus, and is native to Europe to Central Siberia, Canada to the United States.
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How to care for Crested wood fern
Crested wood fern needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Crested wood fern love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Crested wood fern does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Crested wood fern after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.