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Questions About Lemon Button Fern

Asked by
Joanne75 on
July 29, 2019
Mullaloo, Perth, Western Australia

Q. I live in Perth, Western Australia. What type of fern is this and what is the best way to care for it? Thank you

Would like to know how best to care for this type of fern

Answered by
GKH_Susan on
July 29, 2019
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I believe it is a necklace fern (A. flabellifolium0, which is native to Austraila. It looks great in a pot or hanging basket or grown in a woodland garden outside. It needs well drained soil and some sun. Here is more information:

https://www.anbg.gov.au/ferns/ferns.html

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Answered by
BushDoctor on
July 29, 2019
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This appears to be Nephrolepis cordifolia 'duffii', or the Lemon Button Fern.

This article will help you to care for them: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/lemon-button-fern/lemon-button-fern-care.htm

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