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Austral Gem Fern

Austral Gem Fern

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Introducing the Austral Gem Fern - A Stunning Addition to Elevate Your Indoor Oasis



Botanical Name: Asplenium 'Austral Gem'

Common Name: Austral Gem Fern

Plant Origin: Hybrid fern cultivated for indoor environments

Description of the Foliage: The Austral Gem Fern, known scientifically as Asplenium 'Austral Gem,' is a captivating fern hybrid that showcases a truly unique and elegant appearance. Its lush, dark green fronds are characterized by their long, feathery leaflets, which cascade gracefully from its central rosette. These fronds have a glossy, leathery texture that adds a touch of sophistication to any space. The Austral Gem Fern's distinctive foliage, with its refined appearance, makes it an excellent choice for interior plant design.

Why Choose This Product as Your Houseplant and Office Plant?

  • Unique Beauty: The Austral Gem Fern stands out with its striking fronds and elegant demeanor.
  • Low Maintenance: It's a relatively low-maintenance plant, making it suitable for various skill levels of plant enthusiasts.
  • Air Purification: This fern naturally improves indoor air quality, contributing to a healthier environment.
  • Versatile: Whether placed in a pot or included in living wall arrangements, it adds a touch of sophistication to any setting.
  • Adaptable: It can thrive in various indoor conditions, making it versatile for different spaces.

Plant Care Guide for Austral Gem Fern:

  1. Light Requirements:

    • Provide bright, indirect light for the Austral Gem Fern.
    • Avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch its delicate foliage.
    • Aim for approximately 150 to 250 foot-candles of light.
  2. Watering:

    • Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
    • Water when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry to the touch.
    • Ensure proper drainage to prevent root rot.
  3. Temperature and Humidity:

    • Maintain room temperatures between 60°F to 75°F (15°C to 24°C).
    • The Austral Gem Fern appreciates moderate to high humidity levels. Use a humidity tray or humidifier if needed.
  4. Soil and Fertilization:

    • Use a well-draining potting mix enriched with organic matter.
    • Fertilize during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced liquid fertilizer, diluted as directed.
  5. Pruning and Maintenance:

    • Trim any yellow or dead fronds regularly to encourage new growth.
    • Keep the plant clean by removing debris and spent fronds.
  6. Toxicity:

    • The Austral Gem Fern is non-toxic to pets and humans, ensuring a safe indoor environment.
  7. Pests:

    • While generally pest-resistant, keep an eye out for occasional pests like aphids or mealybugs.
    • Our Damn Bug! Organic Pesticide can effectively address and prevent common plant pests.
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