Lemon Button Fern
Nephrolepis cordifolia 'Duffii'
Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Needs regular watering to maintain consistently moist soil.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||nef-roh-LEP-iss kor-dih-FOH-lee-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 12 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Water Garden, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Edging, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Pet Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering to maintain consistently moist soil.|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum); Azalea (Azalea); Foam Flower (Tiarella); Astilbe (Astilbe); Coral Bells (Heuchera)|
Provide moist, well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed frequently during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 10-11