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 located in Houston, Texas.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
October 3rd, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Houston is currently high 📈.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determin…
October 3rd, 2022
Houston is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Houston is expected to decrease by 22.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 13.5 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
October 4th, 2022
This month, Houston is getting an average of 9.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 10.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.2 total hours of day…
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 during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Houston, Texas ☀️.
This is a great time to watch your Crested Wood Fern thrive 🌿!
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.