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Fern 'Austral Gem'

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Strong and Feathery?! That's right the Austral Gem can do both!  Strong & Handsome with its deep glossy green foliage. This fern is both durable and beautiful. 

Grow Pot Size: 4”
Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 10-12”
Plant Care Level: Medium

Key Benefits 

This air purifying superstar is not only great for your health and cleaning the air. But its thick glossy fronds provide a visual escape, making you feel transported into the temperate forests of Norfolk Island. 

Fern ‘Austral Gem’ Care Tips

  • Binomial Name: Asparagus dimorphum x difforme
  • Care Level: Medium
  • Light: Indirect medium or part shade
  • Water: Allow top 2” of soil to dry
  • Mist in the mornings to increase humidity and keep the leaves fresh!
  • Pet Friendly: Yes
  • The Fern ‘Austral Gem’ Story

    Where is it from?
    This fern is from Norfolk Island - Australia.

    Who is the Fern ‘Austral Gem’? 
    The Austral Gem has been created to be drought-tolerant no mess fern. The waxy thick leaves are what make this fern adaptable to small droughts and periods without water. 

    Good For You!
    Clean: This Hybrid is sterile and won’t cause a mess with spores. 

    Breath Deep: Ferns belonging to the Asplenium family are natural air purifying plants, and have been documented at removing pollutants and toxins from the air such as: formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene.

    Is the Fern ‘Austral Gem’ the right plant for me?

    The Austral Gem is great for those looking for a breath of tranquillity. This hybrid is created for those who like the look of ferns but have found them difficult in the past. 

    Pet Friendly: Yes, we love a good pet-friendly fern!

    Location Suggestions: Ferns belong to the Asplenium genus and enjoy evenly damp soil and high humidity, This makes them excellent bathroom and Kitchen plants.

      Care Instructions

      Light

      Indirect, medium - Part Shade

      Water

      Keep the soil slightly moist. Water thoroughly and drain any excess water.

      Temperature

      Average from 65°F to 75°F

      Feeding

      Follow a monthly fertilizing schedule when the plant is actively growing. In most cases, this is in the spring and summer. Use a balanced fertilizer - this means a ratio of NPK that is all the same. Ex: 10-10-10.

      Toxicity

      Non-toxic. Always keep plants out of reach of pets and children.

      Grooming

      Gently remove dried, browning mature leaves from the base.

      Care

      Mist with water occasionally or place your plant in your kitchen or bathroom.

      General Information About Your Plant

      Origin

      Norfolk Island - Australia

      Leaves

      The delicate leaves are what make Ferns so mesmerizing.

      Repotting

      This can be done every 12-18 months. Choose a pot that is 2” larger in diameter than the original pot.

      Soil

      Use a well-draining, high organic matter soil mix.

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      MB
      06/10/2022
      Mary B.
      United States United States

      Fren

      The plant is pretty .l like it,I was surprised because I thought it was bigger then what was sent to me.all I all plant is small and healthy. Thank you!

      06/16/2022

      BloomBoxClub USA

      Hi Mary, We're thrilled to hear that you're loving your Fern 'Austral Gem' plant! Thanks for the review. Best, Juan BBX USA