The Boston fern is the most popular of all ferns grown indoors and has been found to be one of the easiest to care for and maintain. Although quite different to Boston, ‘Corditas’ is another fast, uniform grower.
Pot size: 12 cm (diameter)
Plant size: 20-25 cm (without the pot)
Ferns ensure an exceptionally tropical atmosphere in every apartment. One of the most commonly popular types is the Nephrolepis exaltata, the so-called sword fern. It belongs to the evergreen ferns which originated from the tropical regions of the world, especially from Central America and Africa.
Bright, indirect sunlight
Moist soil at all times is advisable, without the soil becoming soggy
Draughts must also be avoided