Asplenium dimorphum “Parvati”

Norfolk Island Spleenwort

Asplenium dimorphum Parvati

Care

Lighting

Bright to light shaded spots with some morning or evening sun. Direct sunlight especially hot summer afternoon sun can cause leaf burn.

Soil

Mixes for container plants, vegetables or herbs can be used.

Asplenium dimorphum roots

Watering

Keep the soil evenly moist but not wet. Allow to max. dry to 60-70 % of the pots height before adding water.

Feeding

From spring to fall a half diluted standard liquid fertilizer can be given every 4th to 8th week. New bought or recently repotted plants don’t need to be fed for the first year.

Norfolk Island Spleenwort

Temperature

Asplenium dimorphum “Parvati” can be placed warm the year round but also tolerates temperate spots during winter at 10 to 15 °C (50 to 59 °F).

Propagation

By division or spores.

Profile

Scientific name

Asplenium dimorphum × difforme, Asplenium dimorphum “Parvati”

Common name(s)

Norfolk Island Spleenwort

Family

Aspleniaceae

Origin

Norfolk Island

Height

Up to 50 cm

Toxic

No but not edible

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