Bird's Nest Fern in Queensland, Australia, January 1992
bird's nest fern
These Ferns grow directly onto the Rock faces . Their crowns are always full of leaf litter .
This pair is near a river .
The "true"Bird's Nest Fern" Grew this large in 3 years from 6"pot.Hayward Ca.Wristwatch for scale.
A. australasicum growing outdoors as epiphytes, in Taipei, Taiwan
It just continues to get larger..amazing fern.
10 years=12" of trunk.
Copyright of and photo courtesy of Karlo Taliana from Sydney, Australia.
7 year old next to 12 year old fern.
In habitat. Copyright of and photo courtesy of Karlo Taliana from Sydney, Australia.