Birds Nest Fern

Birds Nest Ferns are found in the rainforest and grow on the surface of other plants. Recognized for its crinkled or wavy, bright green fronds that grow from the central rosette, these plants add a charming touch to any space.

Plant Type 

Tropical plants grow naturally in tropical areas where the climate is hot and humid. Easy to grow indoors, these plants add an exotic flair to your home with a vivid display of striking blooms and attractive foliage.

Plant Feature

Pet Friendly
These are the perfect plants to keep in your home, even if you have curious pets that chew on almost everything – including plants. They are safe and non-toxic, so you don’t have to worry about your plants poisoning your cats and dogs.

Light Care

Medium Light
These plants need filtered or dappled sunlight. You would want to place them in a well-lit room with windows, but away from direct light. A sunny window with sheer curtains is also a good idea.

Water Care

Low - Medium Water
Plants with low to medium water requirements need at least once a week of watering. Water these plants when the soil feels dry to touch.

Fertilizer Care

Low Fertilizer
These plants would appreciate a regular application of fertilizers during the growing season. They aren’t heavy feeders, and feeding at low rates is enough for these low-fertilizer plants to grow well.



Plant Care

Birds Nest Ferns are found in the rainforest and grow on the surface of other plants. As a tropical plant it prefers to be placed in a warm climate with high humidity, placing your Birds Nest Fern by a shower or tub is a perfect way to ensure it gets both of it needs. When watering your plant please be advised not to water the center as this can cause the plant to grow mold and rot. Keep the soil moist and not soggy.


Birds Nest Ferns are native to tropical southeastern Asia, eastern Australia, Hawaii, Polynesia, Christmas Island, India, and eastern Africa.