if you are looking for a good small tree to add to a tropical garden, this fern is a good choice, with moderately fast growth in the right conditions, the fronds arranged like a palm leaf can grow up to a meter in length. Works well as a small feature tree that complements the display of taller ones or in a shaded patio.


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Silver Lady / Lady Luck Fern

    • Place in an environment of Part Sun to Shade light conditions
    • Plant in humus-rich moist soil that has good drainage
    • Water occasionally (3-4x per week)
      Allow the soil to drain between waterings
    • Fertilize annually (1x per year)
      top-up with well-rotted compost and mulch


    NOT Tolerant of these conditions
    Frost, though the fronds will regrow after damage
    Drought or Dry conditions

  • Botanical Name

    Blechnum gibbum

    Plant Type

    Dwarf Tree Fern

    Mature Growth Dimensions

    (Height x Spread)

    1 m x 1 m

    Sun Exposure

    Part Sun, Shade

    Waterwise?

    No

    Bird and Wildlife Attracting?

    No

    Foliage Type

    Fern Frond

    Foliage Colour

    Green