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There is something very serene and stable when I come and spend time in my Garden. These are my quiet moments where I seek God - listening and finding myself in that reflection. There are times when I'm not able to blog, If you have any questions or queries Do seek me out in Facebook and I will try my best to help you out.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Fluffy Ruffle Fern - Nephrolepis Exaltata



This is one of my pride & joy of plants. The beautiful cascading flow of ferns. Known as fluffy ruffle fern (Nephrolepis Exaltata)

I got it from a centre where they were having a project called "Adopt a plant"
I signed in my name & got a small pot with these little babies.
I kept it in my room by the side of the window by my bedside and watered it
and tended it and loved it dearly.
It was about 15 years ago !

Now they are the masters of the sky..
ruling over the skies and reign in beauty.






These were the period where is was so hot, no matter how much it been watered,
it gave a weeping withered look..

The burned leaves at the side of the pot
(nor dead nor the living..)

These was very much earlier when I had plants at both side of my entrance.
Currently I had shifted all the plants in one side of my porch.
(This side now is : NO PLANTING AREA)



After awhile, a hen came and started laying eggs at these pots,
ruining all my ferns. These was before the damage occured.











These yellow flower plant - Black Flamingo has now become extinct.
(after a season, they matured and all died)
I have managed to get some new shoots from my mum. Still managing them and waiting for the plant to mature and flower.

7 comments:

  1. just bought a fluffy ruffle and it is a while. I have it out on my porch where there is shade. I will bring it indoors when it starts to get cool.

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  2. Hello
    I have been trying to buy a Nephrolepis Exaltata "Suzy Wong" very much like your ferns in the photos. I live in Brisbane Australia. if anone reading this knows where I can get one, I would be most grateful.
    Many thanks
    Kathleen (KatyOnline@live.com)
    Australia

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    1. I just bought mine at Home Depot here. I live in Florida, so I should think all Home Depot's are the same. Good luck.

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  3. I've had my fluffy ruffle about 5 years and love it. Thanks for the photos!

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  4. Your plants are gorgeous. I have three fluffy ruffle ferns in the bathroom and all are doing well. You definitely have a green thumb. Scrolling through your photos, I felt calm and peaceful. Thank you!

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  5. I have 2 fluffy ruffle ferns it was a wedding gift to my grandfather/ grand mother our family has kept them growing for about 86 years transplanting when needed. Love them so much get alot of compliments on them. Cedar Rapids, IA

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  6. I just got given an offshoot of fluffy ruffle as a gift. It is still very small but growing strong. Your garden is lovely. The sweet Japanese lady is a charming touch.

    Jennifer (Mauritius Island)

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