Plant Care Rumohra Adiantiformis

Rumohra Adiantiformis

3.7 out of 5 (7 experiences)

Rumohra Adiantiformis has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Leatherleaf Fern, Leatherleaf Fern and Leather Fern


Rumohra adiantiformis

How to care for Rumohra Adiantiformis


How often to water your Rumohra Adiantiformis

Water needs for Rumohra Adiantiformis
0.5 cups
every 9

Rumohra Adiantiformis needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 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.

Calculate water needs of Rumohra Adiantiformis

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 Leatherleaf Fern in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Rumohra Adiantiformis: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Rumohra Adiantiformis 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 Rumohra Adiantiformis in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Rumohra Adiantiformis

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Rumohra Adiantiformis: 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 Rumohra Adiantiformis after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

Rumohra Adiantiformis is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Rumohra Adiantiformis

Rumohra Adiantiformis

Rumohra Adiantiformis

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 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.

What other plant parents say

Rumohra Adiantiformis has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 4
Rumohra Adiantiformis has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Rumohra Adiantiformis has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 3
Rumohra Adiantiformis has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 2
Rumohra Adiantiformis has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Rumohra Adiantiformis has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
@El.oh.el avatar
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 311 XP

It can die easily but it’s just as easy to grow it back and it looks cool🧮

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
@Relle avatar
leaf-1 19 Plants
xp 540 XP
globe Watanobbi, New South Wales

Very easy to look after. Very pretty plant but she is very thirsty.

Fast grower Fast grower
Survivor Survivor
@semi_skimmed_milk avatar
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 174 XP

ive had it for a year now and it just constantly is getting browner and browner, the internet says that i need to mist it more but i do daily so…

Browns easily Browns easily
Dyłan avatar
leaf-1 12 Plants
xp 225 XP
globe Santa Monica, CA

I bought this plant forever ago, and slowly no matter how much care it’s slowly dying and ALL new growth dies from the top down. It is very difficult to take care of and defiantly not going to get another.

Browns easily Browns easily

Trending in your area

Similar to Rumohra Adiantiformis

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in