Josh's Frogs

Earth Day Sale
HomeAny CategoryPlantsPlants for PetsNephrolepis cordifolia 'Lemon Button Fern'

Nephrolepis cordifolia 'Lemon Button Fern'

Live Arrival Guarantee

$6.99

5.0 out of 5 stars

 (11)

Quantity Available: 27

About This Product

Species Name: Nephrolepis cordifolia 

Common name(s): Lemon Button Fern 

Defining Characteristics: 

  • Yellow-green leaves with “button-like” leaflets
  • Leaves release a citrus scent when crushed
  • Smallest species in the “Boston Fern” group



Recommended Pot Size: Small - Medium 

Josh’s Frogs offers a wide variety of glass terrariums, container garden soils, drainage layers, and other supplies for all of your indoor gardening needs.

 

Temperature requirement: Above 65°F

HumidityModerate (30-70%) -  Humid (70-100%) 

Watering frequency: Regular watering is required. Do not allow the soil to dry out between waterings.

Lighting:     Full Shade  -   Partial Shade  

Soil type: Well draining potting soil or a prepared soil mixture such as Josh's Frogs Potting Soil mix offered Here

Growth rate: Moderate

Height: up to 12”

Origin: Found worldwide in tropical regions 

Regional locality: Wet loose soils but can also grow epiphytically 

USDA Hardiness Zone:10-11

Suggested Vivarium/ Animal Terrarium Use: 

 

Aquatic 

Temperate 

  • Frogs & Toads
  • Lizards & turtles
  • Aquatic Set-ups
  • Frogs & Toads ✔
  • Lizards & turtles ✔
  • Snakes ✔
  • Geckos ✔
  • Temperate Vivariums ✔

Tropical

Desert 

  • Frogs & Toads ✔
  • Lizards & turtles ✔
  • Snakes ✔
  • Geckos ✔
  • Tropical Vivariums ✔
  • Toads
  • Lizards and tortoises
  • Geckos
  • Desert Vivariums

Care Notes: Not recommended for smaller terrariums due to their larger size. 

Shipping Notes: 

As a good practice, Josh's Frogs recommends washing all plants thoroughly removing as much soil as possible with dechlorinated water before placing them in their final home. Live plants may vary in color, size, and appearance.

ALL PLANTS ARE SHIPPED IN POTS WITH SOIL OR OTHER MEDIA UNLESS IT IS DEEMED NECESSARY TO SHIP BARE ROOT

The plant pictured is in a 2.5" pot.

Shipping

This product ships to your doorstep. Most orders placed before 2pm ET on business days will ship out the same day.

Import/export restrictions on this product require that it can only be shipped to destinations within the United States.

Restrictions on this product that prohibit shipping to the following states: HI.

Live Arrival Guarantee

This product is covered under our Live Arrival Guarantee. If your insect/animal does not arrive in good health, we'll make it right, provided the following criteria are met:

  • If shipped Two Day, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between -20 and 120 °F.
  • If shipped Next Day, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between -40 and 120 °F.
  • If shipped Ground, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between 20 and 85 °F.

You'll be notified during the checkout process if your purchase qualifies for our guarantee.

Other Customers Also Bought

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 reviews

Review data

5 star reviews

100%

4 star reviews

0%

3 star reviews

0%

2 star reviews

0%

1 star reviews

0%

Reviews

David

5.0 out of 5 stars

great for ground cover

This fern does a good job adding depth and the small leaves make it a perfect choice for smaller vivariums

Thierry

5.0 out of 5 stars

Good Looking Fern

I am very pleased with the way this fern look in my viv. A very attractive plant for the vivarium.

cyberhawk

5.0 out of 5 stars

a great fern

this is a great fern, nice and big, beautiful color and a good grower. It does get quite big so it needs to be planted towards the back of the terrarium or regularly trimmed. A great addition to any terrarium.

MomJ

5.0 out of 5 stars

Good price good fern

Wanted some starter buttons these are perfect. I would definitely recommend and purchase again.

Jennifer

5.0 out of 5 stars

Fantastic Fern

This fern is adorable! The foliage gives a delicate, wispy flair to the terrarium. Bright green and healthy.

Showing 1 to 5 of 11 results