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Cyathea brownii Little Aussie Larrikin

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A10, Indoor
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A10, Indoor
Size: 17cm
Available: 2
$/Unit (EX GST): $15.07 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $16.57 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Cyathea brownii Little Aussie Larrikin Norfolk Tree Fern, Smooth Tree Fern,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Palms, Ferns & Tropical, Trees Open Canopy, Upright

Fast growing dwarf tree fern for warmer climates with a tall single trunk and deeply divided long lacy green fronds. Lacy bright green fronds grow 2-3 metres in length and attactive as they unfurl. The trunk is covered in light sandy-brown scales, marks from where old tree fronds have detached.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade Loam, Well Drained

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

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Soil must be consistently moist, do not let dry out. Grows best in a semi-shaded protected position. Fronds generally self-prune but can be manually removed if desired. Water from the top with a drip hose, especially in the warmer months. Loves humidity, so spray often. Mulch often to maintain moisture. Be aware- because of their weed potential in warmer climates, care should be taken to avoid planting near moist bushland areas.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Cyatheaceae PacificIslands

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

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate