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Blechnum fluviatile

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Blechnum fluviatile

Bleflu
Water Fern,
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Wantirna
B3, Indoor
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Wantirna
B3, Indoor
Size: 10cm
Available: 11
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.51 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.16 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Blechnum fluviatile Water Fern,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers, Palms, Ferns & Tropical Clumping, Prostrate, Rosette, Spreading

Description:
Beautiful hardy fern with soft narrow pale-green foliage. Great for large containers or ferneries. Grows approx. 20cm H x 60cm W. Syn. Cranfillia fluviatilis.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Foliage Feature / Colour, Groundcover, Habitat, Indoor Plant, Mass Planting, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Plant in a shady position in a moist well drained soil. Feed with a controlled release fertiliser in early Spring. Liquid feed regularly in the warmer months. Pruning is rarely required, remove old, browning fronds by trimming off a their base.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Blechnaceae PacificIslands

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: High
Drought: Low
Frost: Tender
Wind: Low
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