Plumosa Fern Care

Plumosa Fern Care

Plumosa Fern Care

Plumosa Ferns are delicately beautiful climbing plants. Unlike other ferns, this plant is not a true fern and is toxic to pets.


Light: 

  • Prefers medium to bright indirect light, no direct sun; sun will burn delicate foliage
  • Outdoors prefers dappled shade

Water: 

  • Let topsoil dry slightly between waterings; overwatering can suffocate the root system
  • Water roughly once a week

Humidity

  • Prefers a high humidity environment; mist daily for best results 

Soil Type: 

  • Needs airy, well draining soil; roots need a lot of air  
  • 1-1-1 potting soil, sand and peat moss or coco coir

Toxicity Level: 

  • Toxic to animals 

Additional Information:

  • Not a true fern, so has some different requirements 
  • Unlike most ferns, it is toxic