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Pteris blumeana

Family Name: Pteridaceae
Synonyms: Pteris quadriaurita var. blumeana
Semi Shade Moderate Water Ornamental Leaves Ferns and Lycophytes Herbaceous Plant


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Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Division Ferns & Allies (Non-Seed Vascular Plants)
Plant Growth Form Herbaceous Plant


Native Distribution Yunan to Tropical Asia
Preferred Climate Zone Tropical
Local Conservation Status Non-native

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Foliage
Plant & Rootzone Preference - Tolerance Moist Soils, Well-Drained Soils

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Semi-Shade
Water Preference Moderate Water

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Master ID 33952
Species ID 8368
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Species record last updated on: 26 August 2021.