How to grow staghorn fern

How to grow staghorn fern

Always wanted to learn how to grow Staghorn ferns?  We have been growing them for a long time; here are our carefully cultivated tips!

What Is A Staghorn Fern? There are over 12,000 species of ferns, which are one of the most ancient plants known.  Staghorn ferns used to be pretty difficult to find but as they have grown in popularity, they are much more readily available.

Fiddleleaf Figs, Snakeplant or Mother-in-Law’s Tongue and of course, Monstera are very trendy now too.  Each one has its own unique characteristics but one thing they all have in common is big leaves,

Proper Watering For Staghorn Ferns The roots primarily function to keep the plant secured in place.  The fronds and the roots both absorb water.  This is important to remember when choosing a planting container and soil; drainage is key.

Lighting For Staghorn Ferns Staghorn ferns are easy to grow; they like bright, indirect light and good drainage.  Avoid placing them in direct sun.

Feeding Your Staghorn Fern Young ferns benefit from regular fertilizer.  During the warm growing season, fertilize with a water soluble, balanced fertilizer each month.  Liquid Seaweed is always a good fertilizer for ferns.

Where To Buy Staghorn Ferns Right here at The Good Earth!  We typically have them in a variety of sizes, from tiny terrarium size plants, all the way up to 14″ hanging baskets.

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