Mahogany Fern
Didymochlaena truncatula
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Green plant fertilizer (e.g. N14-P6-K8).
Mist requirements Mist every 4 days
Light preferences Prefers half-shady light conditions
Temperature preference Prefers tepid constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 20 °C).
pH range 6.5 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate humid subtropical

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Names

Other common names Tree Maidenhair Fern, Moon Fern
Family Hypodematiaceae
Other scientific names Didymochlaena lunulata, Adiantum lunulatum, Aspidium truncatulum, Didymochlaena microphylla, Didymochlaena sinuosa

Characteristics

Growth form fern - horsetail
Hardiness USDA 10 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -1°C)
Leaf color
  • green