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Bushy tail-like plumes like a Foxtail, it is easy to see where this Fern got its name.  Each frond is assembled from tiny star-shaped needles, all blanketing together to give the plant a soft and fluffy finish. 


Asparagus densiflorus Meyeri Care & Info Guide


Keeping your fern in a bright position will stop it from growing long and leggy, meaning it will feel fuller.


Pinching out the tips of newly grown fronds will encourage it to thicken out at the base.


Trimming off the older, thinning or bare fronds in early spring will encourage new growth.



Bright, indirect sunlight. Direct sunlight may scorch the needles, whereas insufficient light may turn them yellow and cause them to drop.



Keep moist at all times, but do not allow it to stand in water. Less water is required during the winter but don’t let the soil dry out completely.



Normal warm household temperatures. Needs a minimum of 13°C in winter.



Prefers a warm, humid environment but will tolerate lower levels of humidity with regular misting.



Feed with a weak solution during the growing season.


Height & Growth Rate

Growing wider than taller, at full maturity can reach up to 50-90cm high, with a width of 120cm.



Inedible and may cause skin irritation.



Asparagus densiflorus Myersii originates from Southern Africa.


Plants make great gifts, and with proper care, they will flourish and grow.  We will always deliver them gift wrapped.


To make this gift that little bit extra special, why not include luxury chocolates. 


We also offer fragrant handmade candles, made from soy wax using only the very finest ingredients available.  Each candle is hand-poured into green glass containers with the addition of carefully selected perfumes.  Our FIG & PARSLEY goes well with the scent of this bouquet - Fresh lemon zest and fig leaf blend with green cassis and willow blossom, softened by blonde woods, musk and amber with a complimenting hint of coconut.




Asparagus Meyeri House Plant

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