Common Name: Boston Fern, Sword Fern
Scientific Name: Nephrolepis exaltata
Plant Family: Nephrolepidaceae
Light Requirements: Bright Indirect Light
Water Demand: Low- Moderate
The Boston Fern is one of a newcomer plan lovers favorite houseplant.This easy-to-grow plant has long, sword-shaped green fronds that arch gracefully as they get older, which is why this fern looks so good on a pedestal or hanging in a basket.