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Sword Fern

Sword ferns, known as Boston Ferns, are a very popular house plant, typically grown in hanging baskets. They also, can be grown in smaller pots and used in dish gardens or for patios and decks. Bostons are typically attractive, with long and graceful fronds with tiny leaves. They are relatively tough ferns, with a higher tolerance for light than other species. As far as ferns go, these are also the more tolerant of dry conditions.

Stocked Sizes
3, 4, 6, 8, 10

Additional Details

Botanical Name
Nephrolepis exaltata
Soil Moisture Needs
Exposure Needs
medium to bright filtered light

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