Common name

Staghorn fern


Growing conditions

Comes from Australia. Needs high humidity so mist regularly and keep away from heat sources which could dry it out.



Dunk once a week, plaque included if growing on a wall, dunk in tepid water. Let it drain off before re-hanging. Keep well-watered in the summer and infrequently in the winter. You can give a weak liquid feed once a month or so.



Shady to light shade



60-70 degrees F, 15.5 - 21.1 degrees C

Platycerium bifurcatum