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Platycerium superbum

Staghorn Fern

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Platycerium superbum
Principal Common Name Staghorn Fern
Common Name(s)
Description A tropical epiphyte with large flat pale gray-green,green to brown fronds that look like moose antlers.
General Comments Generally this plant is grown on slabs of bark or sometimes in hanging containers. A collector's plant.
Nativity Australia
Height Range 6 - 0 FT
Spread Range 5 - 0 FT
Flower Showy N
Sunset Zones 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Brown : Gray-Green : Pale green
Leaf Texture Coarse : Downy : Leathery
Form Fern
Flower Color
Flower Time
Ease of Growing
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