With leaves resembling carrot leaves, Asplenium bulbiferum is a beautiful fern with long black stalks that have 20-30 leaflets growing on it, arranged in a long bipinnate format. This plant works well in a pot indoors or as a groundcover shrub underneath a shade or hanging under patios and balconies.


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Hen and Chicken Fern

AU$14.99Price
    • Place in part sun to shade environment.
    • Plant in heavy clay or sandy soils with abundant organic matter and in most moist but well-drained soil.
    • Water well until established
      Water regularly (2x per day), ensuring the soil remains moist in general care
    • Inspect the root ball annually in spring and repot if necessary
  • Botanical Name

    Asplenium bulbiferum

    Plant Type

    Australian Upright Fern

    Mature Growth Dimensions

    (Height x Spread)

    1 m x 1.2 m

    Sun Exposure

    Part Sun, Shade

    Waterwise?

    No

    Bird and Wildlife Attracting?

    No

    Foliage Type

    Fern Frond, Accuminate with Bipinnate leaflets

    Foliage Colour

    Green