Scientific name: Polypodium aureum ‘Mandiaanum’
Common name(s): crisped blue fern, lettuce fern, crested bear’s paw
Origin: Tropical America
Watering: let just the soil surface dry between watering
Fertilizing: all-purpose mix every 1-2 months less, if at all in winter
A stunning, attention-getting fern variety with graceful, blueish fronds. It loves warmth and humidity and retains it’s shimmering blue color best when away from direct sunlight.