With the word “Macho” as part of the name, you know this is not your typical fern. The Macho fern (Nephrolepis biserrata “Macho”) grows to a massive 3 to 6 feet in both width and height in ideal conditions. This plant is also commonly called broad and giant sword fern because of its size. Grown in landscapes in U.S....

How to Care for Macho Ferns

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How to Care for Macho Ferns

This fern is called macho fern because of its large size. It's like an overgrown…

Last Tuesday, I took a little field trip out to the North Fork of Long Island, New York along with my television garden editor, Andrea Mason.

Macho fern (Nephrolepis biserrata)  A big bold fern that makes an impressive statement. Sometimes referred to as Giant Sword Fern. Fast grow...

Macho fern (Nephrolepis biserrata) A big bold fern that makes an impressive statement. Sometimes referred to as Giant Sword Fern.

Well I can now see why they call these "Macho ferns"...They grow absolutely huge. Very low maintenance also!

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Change to a pot larger by one size every spring when the fern outgrows its old pot. Along with this, prune back some of the older shoots to stimulate fresh growth Macho fern care use a nitrogen-rich fertilizer, as nitrogen helps plants produce more chlorophyll, leading to a lush, green foliage. When fresh growth is observed, use a well-balanced, slow-release fertilizer, like 20-20-20

A Great Insight on How to Properly Care for Macho Ferns

Change to a pot larger by one size every spring when the fern outgrows its old pot. Along with this, prune back some of the older shoots to stimulate fresh growth Macho fern care use a nitrogen-rich fertilizer, as nitrogen helps plants produce more chlor

Macho Fern

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How to Care for Macho Ferns

A Great Insight on How to Properly Care for Macho Ferns

Planter Option 1- (13)Macho Ferns (or other planting) with colorful annuals in dark large terra cotta "style" pot. (found nice affordable planters at Costco)

Planter Option Ferns (or other planting) with colorful annuals in dark large terra cotta "style" pot. (nice affordable planters at Costco)

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