Native to tropical regions throughout the world, Boston Fern is one of the most popular ferns. This evergreen plant can reach as high as 40–90 centimeters. This undemanding houseplant thrives in humid places with moderate light, making it a great addition to your bathroom or to an east/west-facing window in the kitchen.
Tips: Avoid watering the center of your plant as it can encourage mold and cause fronds to drop.
This plant is not edible. Not toxic if accidentally ingested.
- Light: Moderate indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight as it can burn the leaves.
- Water: Keep the soil moist but not damp. Water using filtered water, once a week or when the top layer of its compost dries out. Water from around the edges of the pot, avoid watering the center of the plant. Discard any eventual water left at the bottom of the pot or saucer, never allow your plant to sit in water.