三色鳳尾蕨 Pteris Blumeana (Pteris aspericaulis var. tricolor)
Pteris Blumeana is one of the most unique members of the fern family. The evergreen fern bears ovate, pinnate fronds divided into oblong pinnae. The leaves start out with bronze-red, and turn mid-green with purple stalks and midribs when mature. Native to Yunnan China and eastern Asia, this plant like warm temperatures ranging from 15 to 26℃. It prefers indoors in bright, indirect light, and the tri-colors stems grows even better in partially shaded position. With a low drought tolerance, the plant require ample humidity of 70 to 80%. The low maintenance yet attractive fern reach heights of 8 to 24 inches but is deciduous in winter, still it is best for indoor freshness.
|Part shade to full shade
|None or insignificant
|moist to wet soil
|High humidity Rich