Silver Lace Fern in Large Linen PotPteris ensiformis
[ Height: 12" - 13" | Pot Size: 6" ]
Silver Lace Ferns perform best in bright indirect or low sunlight. The plants produce delicate fronds with jagged-edged leaves. Here it is planted in a matte-white ceramic pot. Check the soil for dampness once a week. If dry, add about a cup of water, keeping in mind that any excess will build up in the bottom and should be avoided.
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- Geographic Origin: Europe, Asia & Africa
- Features: Great for interior spaces
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Great For: Low Sunlight
Plant Care Guide
As houseplants, bright indirect or filtered light is best.
Keep evenly moist but not saturated and mist to increase humidity.
Level of Care
Needs a little extra care. Just be sure the plant has enough humidity and that it is not in too much sunlight.
Silver Lace Ferns remove toxins that can build up in indoor spaces. A general rule of thumb is 1 medium houseplant per 100 square feet of space effectively cleans the air we breathe.
Feed with a liquid, indoor plant fertilizer about once every 2 weeks during the growing season. Do not fertilize in winter.
Prefers warm and humid climates. Keep above 60°F. Grown outdoors, Ribbon Ferns are hardy in USDA zones 9-12.
Plant in well-draining organic-rich soil.
Pruning & Propagation
Prune yellowed or brown leaves down to stem. To propagate, split plant in spring and repot.
Yes! Most ferns are non-toxic to dogs and cats.