Scientific name: Blechnum brasiliense
Common name(s): ribfern
Origin: Brazil, Peru
Light: medium to lower medium
Watering: keep soil moist, avoid sogginess, but do not allow soil to completely dry out.
Fertilizing: all purpose mix every 2-3 months
A very decorative and beautiful fern, but one that can be rather hard to grow. It needs consistent watering, high humidity and cool temperatures. New growth is coppery colored.