Soft Shield Fern
Also known as
Soft shield fern
How to care for Soft Shield Fern
Soft Shield Fern needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
January 26th, 2023
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Colorado Springs is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in …
January 27th, 2023
This month, Colorado Springs is getting an average of 8.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 9.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.4 total hour…
Soft Shield Fern love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Colorado Springs, Colorado ⛅.
Soft Shield Fern does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 Soft Shield Fern after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.