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  • Botanical Name: Asplenium dimorphum x difforme
  • Common Name(s): Austral Gem Fern

Austral Gem Fern: Nature’s Glistening Jewel

In the quiet realm of shaded woodlands, the Austral Gem Fern unfurls its delicate fronds, resembling nature’s precious jewels. Each leaf, a glistening gem, showcases a symphony of vibrant green hues, creating a visual melody in the dappled sunlight. This fern, a botanical treasure, thrives in the dance between shadows and filtered light, adding an ethereal touch to its surroundings. With elegance in every curl and a verdant sheen, the Austral Gem Fern stands as a testament to the exquisite craftsmanship of nature, a gem adorning the understory of enchanting landscapes with its timeless allure.

Complete Care Guide for Austral Gem Fern (Asplenium dimorphum ‘Austral Gem’)

The Austral Gem Fern, scientifically known as Asplenium dimorphum ‘Austral Gem,’ is a delightful fern variety appreciated for its lush, finely divided fronds. Follow this comprehensive care guide to ensure the health and vibrancy of your Austral Gem Fern:

Light:

  • Filtered Light: Austral Gem Fern thrives in bright, indirect light. Avoid exposing it to direct sunlight, which can scorch the delicate fronds. Choose a location with filtered sunlight or artificial fluorescent light.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant Austral Gem Fern in a well-draining potting mix. A combination of peat moss, perlite, and pine bark works well. Ensure the soil remains consistently moist but not waterlogged.

Watering:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist. Water when the top inch of the soil feels slightly dry. Maintain a humid environment by misting the plant regularly, especially in dry indoor conditions.

Humidity:

  • Moderate to High Humidity: Austral Gem Fern thrives in moderate to high humidity. Increase humidity by misting the plant, placing a tray of water nearby, or using a humidifier, especially in dry indoor conditions.

Temperature:

  • Warm Temperatures: Maintain temperatures between 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C). Protect the plant from drafts and avoid exposure to cold temperatures.

Fertilizing:

  • Regular Feeding: Feed Austral Gem Fern with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Withhold fertilizer during fall and winter.

Pruning:

  • Remove Brown Fronds: Trim away any brown or dead fronds at the base of the plant using clean scissors or pruning shears. This encourages new growth and maintains the plant’s appearance.

Mulching:

  • Organic Mulch: Apply a thin layer of organic mulch, such as coconut coir or shredded bark, around the base of the plant to retain moisture and suppress weeds.

Potting:

  • Appropriate Containers: If growing Austral Gem Fern in containers, choose pots with drainage holes and a well-draining potting mix. Repot when necessary to refresh the soil and provide room for growth.

Pest Control:

  • Monitor for Pests: Keep an eye out for pests such as scale insects and mealybugs. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil.

Winter Care:

  • Reduced Watering: During the winter months, slightly reduce watering frequency as the plant’s growth slows. Ensure the plant is protected from cold drafts.

Propagation:

  • Division: Propagate Austral Gem Fern through division during the growing season. Separate healthy offsets with roots and plant them in individual containers.

Caution:

  • Non-Toxic: Austral Gem Fern is considered non-toxic to pets and humans, making it a safe choice for households with pets and children.

By following these care instructions, you can enjoy the lush beauty of the Austral Gem Fern. Adjust care based on the specific conditions of your garden or indoor space for optimal results.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Austral Gem Fern

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   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Asplenium dimorphum x difforme
  • Common Name(s): Austral Gem Fern

Austral Gem Fern: Nature’s Glistening Jewel

In the quiet realm of shaded woodlands, the Austral Gem Fern unfurls its delicate fronds, resembling nature’s precious jewels. Each leaf, a glistening gem, showcases a symphony of vibrant green hues, creating a visual melody in the dappled sunlight. This fern, a botanical treasure, thrives in the dance between shadows and filtered light, adding an ethereal touch to its surroundings. With elegance in every curl and a verdant sheen, the Austral Gem Fern stands as a testament to the exquisite craftsmanship of nature, a gem adorning the understory of enchanting landscapes with its timeless allure.

Complete Care Guide for Austral Gem Fern (Asplenium dimorphum ‘Austral Gem’)

The Austral Gem Fern, scientifically known as Asplenium dimorphum ‘Austral Gem,’ is a delightful fern variety appreciated for its lush, finely divided fronds. Follow this comprehensive care guide to ensure the health and vibrancy of your Austral Gem Fern:

Light:

  • Filtered Light: Austral Gem Fern thrives in bright, indirect light. Avoid exposing it to direct sunlight, which can scorch the delicate fronds. Choose a location with filtered sunlight or artificial fluorescent light.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant Austral Gem Fern in a well-draining potting mix. A combination of peat moss, perlite, and pine bark works well. Ensure the soil remains consistently moist but not waterlogged.

Watering:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist. Water when the top inch of the soil feels slightly dry. Maintain a humid environment by misting the plant regularly, especially in dry indoor conditions.

Humidity:

  • Moderate to High Humidity: Austral Gem Fern thrives in moderate to high humidity. Increase humidity by misting the plant, placing a tray of water nearby, or using a humidifier, especially in dry indoor conditions.

Temperature:

  • Warm Temperatures: Maintain temperatures between 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C). Protect the plant from drafts and avoid exposure to cold temperatures.

Fertilizing:

  • Regular Feeding: Feed Austral Gem Fern with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Withhold fertilizer during fall and winter.

Pruning:

  • Remove Brown Fronds: Trim away any brown or dead fronds at the base of the plant using clean scissors or pruning shears. This encourages new growth and maintains the plant’s appearance.

Mulching:

  • Organic Mulch: Apply a thin layer of organic mulch, such as coconut coir or shredded bark, around the base of the plant to retain moisture and suppress weeds.

Potting:

  • Appropriate Containers: If growing Austral Gem Fern in containers, choose pots with drainage holes and a well-draining potting mix. Repot when necessary to refresh the soil and provide room for growth.

Pest Control:

  • Monitor for Pests: Keep an eye out for pests such as scale insects and mealybugs. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil.

Winter Care:

  • Reduced Watering: During the winter months, slightly reduce watering frequency as the plant’s growth slows. Ensure the plant is protected from cold drafts.

Propagation:

  • Division: Propagate Austral Gem Fern through division during the growing season. Separate healthy offsets with roots and plant them in individual containers.

Caution:

  • Non-Toxic: Austral Gem Fern is considered non-toxic to pets and humans, making it a safe choice for households with pets and children.

By following these care instructions, you can enjoy the lush beauty of the Austral Gem Fern. Adjust care based on the specific conditions of your garden or indoor space for optimal results.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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