FlowerPotNursery Chinese Ming Fern Asparagus macowanii 1 Gallon Pot

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Asparagus macowanii 'Ming Fern'- is a slow growing perennial. Despite its name, the ming fern is a flowering plant and not a fern at all. A native to arid regions of South Africa, this is a very drought tolerant plant.

This exquisite evergreen fern grows from 4 to 6 feet tall with a spread of 3 to 5 feet, but can also be grown in containers to achieve a much smaller plant. Thrives in part sun to shade, can do well in full sun. Makes for an excellent plant in decorative containers on patio, balcony, or houseplant: great for bonsai plants as well.

Leaves are evergreen and plant growth is shrub like, produces small white flowers in spring and to early summer. Hardiness to zones 8 and higher.

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