Pellaea rotundifolia - Button Fern Root&
Pellaea rotundifolia - Button Fern Root&
Pellaea rotundifolia - Button Fern Root&
Pellaea rotundifolia - Button Fern Root&

Pellaea rotundifolia - Button Fern

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A pretty fern that is native to New Zealand, with perfectly round "button" leaves that unfurl from curling fronds. perfect for terrariums and vivariums, this fern is rather low maintenance compared to many of its fussier fern cousins however this plant will not tolerate a dark spot indoors so be sure to give it a minimum of bright indirect light. 

Current Pot Size: 100mm

Synonyms: Button fern, New Zealand Cliff Brake, Round Leafed Fern. 

Endemic: New Zealand

Light: Filtered light to full shade - Category 3-4 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Well draining, moisture retaining - Fern Mix (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season (please see our blog on plant food)


Watering: Water the plant once it is 80% dry. 

Maintenance: Don't let this plant completely dry out otherwise it will become dry and crispy. cut off dry or dead foliage to promote new growth. 

Postage is a flat rate of $18, spend over $149 and it's free! Live plants can only be posted directly to NSW, ACT, QLD, VIC, SA. Plants can be sent to WA, NT and TAS via a plant concierge. Please see our blog on quarantine states for more information.

All plants pictured are considered an accurate representation of the plant you will receive. It represents the rough size, colour and condition. These are plants however and due to changes in climatic conditions and plant variation there will be minor differences.

We are now adding in 'Transport risk' in the product description as some plants are more delicate than others and/or find transport stressful. We will rate in terms of Low, Medium or High risk and discuss specifically to the plant in question. If this information is not provided yet please feel free to reach out via email to ask. Please also note that if plants are sent with new leaves that haven't had the chance to harden off they are susceptible to physical damage in transit as the slightest touch can cause it. 

Please note that we use 'Bugs for Bugs' regularly as a preventative control measure for pests. These predatory bugs are administered in vermiculite. This vermiculite is sprinkles onto the leaves and sometimes remains. 

We know that sometimes it's hard to get an idea of the size of the plant your are purchasing. Photos can make plants look bigger than they actually are. That's why we've made it easy. In each listing you will notice a photo with a background with lines drawn. These lines are distanced 5cm away from each other and the photographs are taken straight on with products against the wall. These photos will be the best indicator of size.

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