The infamous staghorn fern! These are wonderful, unique and huge mounts. This one is a real specimen plant!
Climate - Native to tropical regions of the Americas
Light - Bright indirect to filtered indirect, never direct
Soil - Compost heavy potting soil with peat moss. Repot only in the springtime if plant has filled its pot. Cutting off damaged fronds promotes growth
Water - Water regularly on a weekly basis, keeping soil evenly moist, let top 2 inches dry before watering
Humidity - Likes increased humidity, use pebble tray or light misting
Temperature - Typical indoor temperature acceptable, prefers temperatures above 60 degrees
- Fertilize every 2 weeks during growing season with ½ to ¼ concentration houseplant fertilizer