Bird Nest Fern, Asplenium Nidus, Rare Tropical

Regular price Rs. 385.00
Sale price Rs. 385.00 Regular price Rs. 1,400.00
  • Free Shipping: On all orders above Rs.900

2005 people are viewing this right now
Bird Nest Fern, Asplenium Nidus, Rare Tropical

Bird Nest Fern, Asplenium Nidus, Rare Tropical

Regular price Rs. 385.00
Sale price Rs. 385.00 Regular price Rs. 1,400.00
Product description

Know Your Plant:

The Bird's Nest Fern, scientifically known as Asplenium nidus, is a popular fern species admired for its unique foliage and relatively easy care requirements. Native to tropical regions such as Southeast Asia, Australia, and Hawaii, Bird's Nest Ferns are characterized by their rosette-shaped, bright green fronds that emerge from a central point, resembling a bird's nest. The fronds can grow quite large, reaching lengths of up to several feet in optimal conditions. Unlike many ferns, Bird's Nest Ferns do not produce traditional fern-like leaves with delicate fronds. Instead, they have broad, strap-shaped leaves that are sturdy and leathery. This fern prefers indirect light and consistently moist, well-draining soil. It thrives in humid environments and benefits from occasional misting. Bird's Nest Ferns are commonly grown as houseplants or in tropical gardens, where they add a touch of lush greenery and exotic beauty to any space. 

Care:

  1. Light: Bird's Nest Ferns prefer bright, indirect light. Avoid placing them in direct sunlight, as it can scorch their delicate fronds. They can tolerate lower light conditions, but growth may be slower.

  2. Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water your Bird's Nest Fern regularly, ensuring that the soil remains evenly moist. However, avoid letting the plant sit in water, as this can lead to root rot. Allow the top inch of soil to dry out slightly between waterings.

  3. Humidity: Bird's Nest Ferns thrive in high humidity environments. Increase humidity by misting the fronds regularly, using a humidifier, or placing the plant on a pebble tray filled with water. Grouping plants together can also help create a more humid microclimate.

  4. Temperature: Maintain temperatures between 15-29°C. Avoid exposing the fern to cold drafts or sudden temperature fluctuations, as it prefers consistent conditions.

  5. Soil: Plant your Bird's Nest Fern in a well-draining potting mix rich in organic matter. A mix of peat moss, perlite, and pine bark is suitable. Ensure the pot has drainage holes to prevent waterlogging.

  6. Fertilization: Feed your Bird's Nest Fern with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Reduce or stop fertilization during the dormant period in fall and winter.

  7. Pruning: Trim any yellow or dead fronds regularly to encourage new growth and maintain the plant's appearance. You can also remove any debris or old fronds from the center of the rosette.

  8. Repotting: Repot your Bird's Nest Fern every 1-2 years, or when it outgrows its current container. Choose a slightly larger pot with good drainage, and refresh the potting mix during repotting.

  9. Pests and diseases: Monitor your fern for common pests such as spider mites, mealybugs, and scale insects. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Ensure good airflow around the plant to prevent fungal diseases.

Pot Size: 3 to 4 Inch plant size will be 6 to 8 inch

Processing Time: We take 3 day to make plant ready for journey. Before packing we give them fertilizer and fungicide for best results.

Packing: We send potted plant in strong customized cardboard boxes to ensure zero transit loss.

Shipping & Return

Shipping cost is Flat, which means for order value upto 200 Rs. we charge only 35 rs. All orders above 200 Rs comes under free delivery services. No shipping charge will be taken from customer. This offer is for short duration only.

We want you to be 100% satisfied with your purchase. Items can be returned or exchanged within 30 days of delivery.

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)