25 - 35cm Hare's Foot Fern in Hanging Pot Humata Tyermanii 17cm Pot House Plant

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Humata tyermanii, also known as Mokara fern, is a delicate and attractive fern species that is native to Australia. Here are some care tips for this plant:

  1. Light: Humata tyermanii prefers bright, indirect light. It can tolerate some lower light conditions, but its growth may be slower and its fronds may become less vibrant. Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.

  2. Water: Water the plant when the top inch of soil feels dry to the touch. Humata tyermanii likes to be evenly moist but not waterlogged, so make sure not to overwater. Water less frequently in the winter.

  3. Humidity: Humata tyermanii likes moderate to high humidity levels. You can increase humidity by misting the leaves with water, using a humidifier, or placing a tray of water near the plant.

  4. Temperature: The ideal temperature range for this plant is between 60-75°F (16-24°C). It can tolerate slightly cooler temperatures, but not below 55°F (13°C).

  5. Soil: Humata tyermanii prefers a well-draining soil that is rich in organic matter. You can use a mixture of peat moss, perlite, and sand.

  6. Fertilizer: Fertilize the plant every two weeks during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer. In the winter, fertilize less frequently.

  7. Pruning: Prune the plant to maintain its shape and remove any yellowing or damaged fronds. Trim the fronds to maintain the plant's shape and promote new growth.

  8. Repotting: Repot the plant every 1-2 years to maintain its health and growth. Use a slightly larger pot and fresh soil.

  9. Pests and Diseases: Humata tyermanii is relatively pest-free, but watch out for spider mites and mealybugs. Overwatering can cause root rot.

Humata tyermanii is a delicate and attractive fern that requires some special care. With the right care, it can be a long-lasting and rewarding addition to your plant collection.

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    • Plants are supplied in plastic nursery pots unless stated in the product title.

    • Plants are not for consumption unless stated as edible.

    • Plant heights can fluctuate +/- 10%.

    • Our plants are kept at our tropical nursery in Yorkshire where we maintain an average temperature of 18c.

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