Lemon Button Fern

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Lighting Requirements

Plant in a space that has indirect sunlight or filtered light. North, west, and west facing widows are suitable for the Lemon Button Fern.

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Watering Needs

This is a plant that loves the soil to be moist at all times. It should be damp to the touch, but not wet. Wet soil can give the opportunity for root rot to set in. One of the reasons it’s an ideal houseplant though is its hardiness.

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Humidity

This fern thrives in high humidity and humid environments, such as a bathroom, greenhouse, or terrarium. To raise humidity around a crispy wave, you can use a humidifier

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Temperature Preferences

The Lemon Button Fern thrives in warmth with temperatures between 60 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit. It can tolerate temperatures down to 50 degrees, but anything colder than that can harm the plant, especially with prolonged exposure. Indoors, be sure to protect your plant from cool drafts, such as air blowing from an air-conditioning vent.

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Fertilizer

Feed monthly in early spring and summer. Use fertilizer that is water soluble and mixed at half strength

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Pet-Friendly

Ferns are considered Non Toxic