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Common Name(s): staghorn fern, elkhorn fern
Description: This fern grows distinctive fertile fronds covered in felt, resembling the antlers of a stag.
Light: Bright, indirect light.
Water: Keep moist.
Other Care: This plant flourishes in high humidity.
Origins: Native primarily to Africa, Australia and Southeast Asia.
Other Interesting Facts: This genus name comes from the Greek words platys (meaning broad) and keras (meaning horn). Part of the Common Fern (Polypodiaceae) family.