Platycerium Superbum - Staghorn Fern

£24.00

In StockIn StockOut of stock
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

This unusual plant makes a wonderful statement piece in any space! They'll be happiest in medium to bright indirect light and will appreciate warmer temperatures and higher humidity. Pot size: 11cm Length: 25cm Please note you may not receive the exact plant pictured, but one of a similar size and condition. Spring/Summer Autumn/Winter Medium to bright indirect light but keep away from direct sun which can... Read more

Out of stock
SKU: PPM162701SN/A

This unusual plant makes a wonderful statement piece in any space! They'll be happiest in medium to bright indirect light and will appreciate warmer temperatures and higher humidity.

Pot size: 11cm

Length: 25cm

Please note you may not receive the exact plant pictured, but one of a similar size and condition.

Spring/Summer Autumn/Winter
Medium to bright indirect light but keep away from direct sun which can burn the delicate foliage.
Bright indirect light if they are still actively growing.
Water when the top inch of soil is dry.
Cut back on watering in the winter months.
Prefers warmer temperatures and higher humidity.
Try to avoid any drastic changes in temperature - keep away from cold draughts and central heating.
Feed once every couple of weeks throughout the growing season. Do not feed in autumn and winter unless the plants is still actively growing.


Common Name:
 Staghorn Fern

Scientific Name: Platycerium Superbum

Family: Polypodiaceae

Origin: Australia

Toxicity: Non-toxic to humans and animals.

Soil: Standard potting soil mixed with perlite, or equivalent, for good drainage.

Repotting: It's best to repot at the beginning of Spring when the plant has become rootbound - once every two years or so.

Propagation: These plants cannot be easily propagated at home.

Common problems: Low humidity can result in brown leaf tips and pale foliage could mean your plant needs a dose of fertiliser - and keep an eye out for scale!

Care Tips: Place these on a tray of pebbles and water to increase humidity!

Fun Fact: These plants are epiphytes, meaning they grow on other plants and get most of their nutrients from the air and rain!

Other varieties: Lace Fern, Boston Fern, Foxtail Fern

Please note these are general guidelines based on our experience with these plants - care should be altered based on individual home environments. 

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
January,February,March,April,May,June,July,August,September,October,November,December
Not enough items available. Only [max] left.
Add to WishlistBrowse WishlistRemove Wishlist
Shopping cart

Your cart is empty.

Return To Shop

Add Order Note Edit Order Note
Estimate Shipping
Add A Coupon

Estimate Shipping

Add A Coupon

Coupon code will work on checkout page

Platycerium Superbum - Staghorn Fern

£24.00