A popular NZ native Hen and Chicken fern that produces baby fernlets along the mature fronds. Happy in a container indoors or a shady to semi-shady spot in the garden. Requires a moist soil and filtered light. Hardy. Evergreen.
A moist but well drained soil with plenty of organic matter. Water regularly to maintain plant health during hot periods, Add a mulch of organic matter in autumn, prune off any dead growth as required.