Hare's Foot Fern
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This epiphytic fern species from the tropical and subtropical climates in the Americas. s evergreen arching pinnate fronds that are a grey green with distinctive yellow-orange, raised spore cases on the underside of the fronds. This easy to grow fern is popular in cultivation as an ornamental garden plant for indoor or outdoor sites. They prefer a moist, shady location but can tolerate sun if given sufficient moisture.
Generally not harvested but fronds can be taken to include in floral arrangements.
Caribbean, Central America, Mexico, South America, Southeastern United States
Full Shade, Partial Shade, Partial Sun
Chalk, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
This easy plant suits being grown in shaded beds and borders in woodland or informal cottage gardens as well as being grown in containers for conservatories or indoor rooms.
Can be attacked by scale insects.