Lady Fern

Regular price R 85.00
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Scientific Name: Athyrium spicatum 
Common Name: Lady Fern

  • Delicate feathery foliage
  • Lush green colour
  • Relatively easy care
  • Loves moist humid conditions
  • Adds a touch of whimsical nuance

Comes in a 12cm Nursery Pot.

These lovely little ferns are a clump-forming variety of Fern, with delicately whimsical lush green fronds. That will add a soft texture to any indoor space, and stay relatively small, ideal for limited areas.

The Lady fern houseplant is a lover of dappled light and high humidity, making them a fabulous warm bright Kitchen or Bathroom specimen, however are not limited to these spaces. They will do well anywhere as long as kept out of direct sunlight and are provided with consistent moisture.

Pair this stunner with an elegant planter and use it as a tabletop accent piece or simple shelf display, or add to a plant display to add a little softness to larger for accentuated foliage. Where ever you choose to display this lush fern, it'll be a shower.

Please note: These are not known to be toxic but should be kept out of reach.

Follow these instructions to keep your fern happy & healthy.

Light: Bright filtered light, avoid direct sun.
Water: Water once the surface of the soil is dry to the touch. Keep evenly moist and avoid drying out.
Humidity: High humidity is ideal, place on a pebble tray.
Fertilizer: Use a well balanced organic fertilizer or a fertilizer specially formulated for ferns every two weeks during the active growth season of Spring through Summer.

We offer some of the most affordable shipping in South Africa! And use a network of vetted couriers to safely deliver your order. The costs and delivery times are as follows:

Collections: 6 Roodehek Street, Gardens, Cape Town
No Charge. We'll notify you once your order is ready, usually 1-2 days from order.

Cape Town (Local) Same Day - orders before 11am
R75 fee, order before 11am, delivery in afternoon *see qualifying suburbs below

Cape Town & Surrounds
R60 fee, delivery usually within 2-4 working days from order.

Major Centers (Jhb, Dbn etc.)
R95 fee, delivery usually within 4-7 working days from order.

Regional Areas (e.g. Hermanus)
R100 fee, delivery 2-5 days from order (CPT regional), 4-5 days (rest of SA).


SAME DAY DELIVERY: CAPE TOWN - LOCAL (orders before 11am)

> Orders before 11h00 are delivered same day
> Orders after 11h00 are delivered the next day

Available for Suburbs: Bakoven, Camps Bay, Clifton, Bantry Bay, Sea Point, Fresnaye, Green Point, Three Anchor Bay, Mouille Point, V+A, Foreshore, CBD, Bo Kaap, Tamboerskloof, Oranjezicht, Gardens, Vredehoek, Zonnebloem, Woodstock, Salt River, Pinelands, Paarden Eiland.


LARGE PLANTS (20cm nursery pot and above)
Our System calculates custom quotes based on the items in your basket.

Please process your order as per normal and select the "Custom" shipping option at checkout. Our Team will contact you with a competitive custom shipping quote via email.


Please email us at and we'll arrange a custom shipping solution to the nearest town.

Choose a Nursery Pot that fits the Decorative Planters, applicable for Ceramic, Cotton Cord, Terrazzo, Terracotta Planters: 

Nursery Pot (black plastic)

Decorative Planter (ceramic etc)

8 - 10cm

10 - 12cm 


13 - 14cm

14 - 15cm

16 - 17cm

18 - 20cm

18 - 21cm


26 - 30cm


32 - 35cm


36 - 40cm


42 - 45cm

Follow this Sizing Guide for Palm Leaf Baskets (Sinan, Fundo, ShiShi etc.) and Senegalese Baskets:

Nursery Pot (black plastic)

Basket Inner Diameter Size

14cm - 15cm


18 - 19cm












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