Birds Nest Fern

Asplenium australasicum

Birds Nest fern Asplenium australasicum Epiphytic Asplenium australasicum, Alexandria Bay, Noosa National Park By J Brew [CC BY-SA 2.0] (Photo Credits)

An epiphyte fern that grows on rocks and on trees where large specimens can circle the tree trunk. native to eastern New South Wales and Queensland. The clumps can reach a large size, with the centre of the fern acting as a reservoir for debris. They make a spectacular understory planting in rainforest gardens, and are suitable for growing in shade houses and as house plants in a shaded position.
Other Names: Crows nest fern

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Specifications of Birds Nest Fern

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 1-2m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements Drought Hardy (Little Watering)

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