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 San Diego, California.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
October 2nd, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Diego is currently high 📈.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…
October 1st, 2022
San Diego is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in San Diego is expected to decrease by 24.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 14.8 megajoules of energy per m2…
September 30th, 2022
This month, San Diego is getting an average of 12.2 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 11.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.2 total hours of …
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 San Diego, California ☀️.
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.
October 1st, 2022
The growing potential in San Diego is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot a…