• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly, when the soil surface becomes dry.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 20 inches tall by 24 inches wide.
    Key Feature:
    Shade Loving
    Blooms:
    Does not bloom.
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:ass-PLEE-nee-um
    Plant type:Fern
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Compact
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Reaches 20 inches tall by 24 inches wide.
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Does not bloom.
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Tropical
    Design IdeasPlant in a wooded garden or shady bed. Great indoors or out in a container planting or grow solo and add the glossy, green fronds to cut flower arrangements.
    Companion PlantsStromanthe (Stromanthe); Elephant Ear (Colocasia); Bush Lily (Clivia); Black Mondo Grass (Ophiopogon); Cast Iron Plant (Aspidistra)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly, when the soil surface becomes dry.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    This Asplenium dimorphum x difforme hybrid is from Australia by origin.