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Boston Fern
Nephrolepis exaltata 'Shadow Lace'

Family: Polypodiaceae
Genus: Nephrolepis (nef-roh-LEP-iss) (Info)
Species: exaltata (eks-all-TAY-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Shadow Lace

Category:

Ferns

Height:

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Sun Exposure:

Full Shade

Danger:

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Foliage:

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Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Castro Valley, California

Pahrump, Nevada

Herndon, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Feb 22, 2005, hanna1 from Castro Valley, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

A favorite since Victorian times, graceful hanging fronds, great in hanging baskets or containers. Prefers medium light. Moderately moist soil. House temps 65F-75F.