Nest Fern 'Crispy Wave' - Plant

Asplenium nidus 'Crispy Wave'
Nest Fern 'Crispy Wave'

Asplenium for your home

A beautifully striking, leafy fern with strong, bright green tongue-shaped fronds! Very unusually shaped leaves, not like a typical fern! They are sturdier, wavy and stand more erect than the natural varieties. Bird's Nest Fern prefers shade more than sunlight. To enhance your Asplenium mnidus ‘Crispy Wave’ stand it in a prominent place in the living room! This easily grown plant can go outdoors to a shady spot in the summer too, but do not forget to bring it back indoors before the first frosts!
Delivery height 25 cm
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£ 5.99

5-12 Working Days
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£ 14.99

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  • Planting
  • Supplied in a standard nursery pot. Pot up to a larger planter using humus-rich potting compost. Or stand the pot as it is in an attractive planter. A saucer is fine too. Water may be allowed to stay in the saucer as it evaporates or is absorbed. Water again only when saucer is empty.

    Choose a warm place for your Asplenium nidus 'Crispy Wave', bright but with no direct sunlight on the plant and preferably not below 15 degrees Celsius. The plant will require less water in cooler surroundings.
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  • Care
  • The Bird's Nest Fern (Asplenium nidus 'Crispy Wave') is a plant native to tropical forests and really does not like direct sunlight! The Asplenium nidus 'Crispy Wave' likes to be kept humid so we recommend spraying the leaves regularly with rainwater. If the air is too dry, the edges of the leaves will dry and curl. This plant does not like to strong a fertiliser, so we recommend halving the dosage suggested on dry or liquid fertiliser packets for green plant houseplants.

    Water less in the winter keeping the plant slightly drier. Wait until spring to resume watering and feeding.
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  • Specifics
  • Asplenium nidus is a tropical variety of the tongue fern growing wild in Northwest Europe. This species originates from Japan and Taiwan where it even grows on tree branches and rocks in humid conditions (epiphytic).

    Asplenium is a member of the fern family of Aspleniaceae.
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  • Extra information
  • Latin name Asplenium nidus 'Crispy Wave'
    Delivery type Supplied as container plant
    Guarantee 100% growth and flowering guarantee
    Color Green
    Light preference partial sun
    Scented not scented
    Flowers for cutting no
    Growing height50 - 60 cm
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