ThePlatycerium bifurcatum belongs to the polypodiaceae family of spotted ferns. It is native to the tropical rainforests of Southeast Asia and Australia. There it can be found in the forks of large trees. Of the 17 known species of antler fern, only Platycerium bifurcatum has found general distribution as a houseplant.n.
The fern grows arching overhanging and is therefore ideally suited as a hanging plant. It is one of the epiphytes, which are also known as epiphytes; these are not rooted in the ground, but in other plants. However, the antler farm only uses the trees as a habitat and is not harmful to them as it does not deprive them of any minerals.
The pot diameter is 21cm.
The price includes a clay coaster.
Our advice: Since the coaster is not glazed and there may be moisture in the
We recommend small felt or cork discs
underlay to protect wooden tables, wooden floors, etc.!
Info on light requirements
Light to partially shaded-The plant prefers a light to partially shaded location, it does not tolerate direct sun as well as very dark indoor spaces.
Temperatures around 20 degrees Celsius and warmer are optimal, the thermometer should not fall below 16 degrees Celsius, not even in winter. As in the natural habitat, the fern also prefers high humidity.t.