The ferns can live many years with good care and will get several hundred pounds in their natural habitat. Home grown ferns are generally much smaller but they can be in the family for decades.
Botanical Name: Platycerium
Common Name: Staghorn ferns
Light Levels: Low, Medium
Highlights: has the antler-like foliage as well as a flat basal leaf. The flat leaves are infertile and turn brown and papery with age
Care: Good staghorn fern care requires frequent watering, but allow the plant medium to dry out in between. The plant is prone to black spot, which is a fungal disease. Do not water over the foliage and minimize humidity indoors to prevent the disfiguring spores
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