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birds nest fern indoor plant
birds nest fern indoor plant
birds nest fern indoor plant
birds nest fern indoor plant

Asplenium Antiquum - Birds Nest Fern


A handsome slow growing fern native to Japan, who's fresh green and glossy foliage will brighten any indoor space. With new leaves emerging out of the centre and unfurling fronds resembling small eggs in a nest, it's easy to see where this plant get its common name from. 

Plant info

  • Botanical name: Asplenium antiquum 
  • Common name: birds nest fern
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Light: Enjoys medium to low dappled light. Too much sun will burn the leaves. 
  • Water: Keep the soil slightly moist, doesn't like to dry out. Higher humidity will require less frequent watering. 
  • Humidity: Loves humidity. Either place near a humidifier, in the bathroom or mist with water. Avoid draughts. 
12cm POT

     Please note: The purchased plant may vary from the product image. Plants are living, breathing things – no two are exactly alike, there can be variations in colour, variegation, growth, and maturity.

     Most orders ship in 2-4 business days. We dispatch plant orders on Monday and Tuesday each week to avoid any risk of your order sitting in the courier depot over the weekend. If your plant order is placed on Tuesday (after 12pm) - Sunday we will dispatch the following Monday.