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Pyrrosia lingua 'Futaba Shishi'
Common Name: Tongue Fern Family: Polypodiaceae (The Polypody Family)

Pyrrosia lingua 'Futaba Shishi'
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Notes:
Pyrrosia lingua is a common rock-dwelling fern from northeast Asia with tongue-shaped, leathery fronds with cinnamon-felted undersides. 'Futaba Shishi' is a rare and intriguing form with twisted fronds that are forked at the tips. It can be grown in open potting media, orchid mix, or on a slab. Keep dry in winter; water and fertilize in summer. Makes a good houseplant.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
On rocks or trees in low mountains.

ClassSemi-evergreen  Primary Bloom Colour 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height8-12'  Bloom Time 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Shade Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone7b-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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