|Nephrolepis exaltata is an indoor plant that can be grown outdoors in warm areas. The species has broad fronds, 6 inches wide, reaching 5 feet tall. These are the classic Victorian parlour ferns, or Boston ferns. They have a graceful, arching habit, and various cultivars are available. They require good, indirect light indoors, and monthly feeding. Hardy and easy to cultivate, this compact, dark green cultivar enjoys a moist soil, of slight acidity. It is a slow grower and has pinnate fronds that are erect with twisting pinnae that overlap.