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Ming Fern Common Name: Ming Fern

Botanical Name: Asparagus macowanii (Liliaceae Family)

Description: A large ornamental, with slightly stiff woody branches covered by tufts of forest green small needle-like foliage.

Seasonal Availability: Year-round

Vase Life: 7 - 10 days

Purchasing Hints: Foliage should be free from yellowing or browning. Stem should be grey-white.

Care and Handling: Remove bundle ties and slant cut one inch from stems base. Place stems in tepid, 2" - 3" water. Condition at room temperature for an hour and then place in a 36F degree cooler.

Design Tips: Excellent foliage fro Ikebana and tropical designs. Slant cut smaller pieces off larger branches to use as filler in designs. Very nice in wedding boutonniere. Great compliment to orchids!

Where to find Ming Fern:

Albin Hagstrom & Son, Inc.
Alpha Fern Company
Bill Newbald Ferneries
Bryan Groves - Fern Division
C.W. Peterson Ferneries
Charles A. Morris Fernery
Charles S. Murphy Fernery, Inc.
Custom Cut Foliage
Ed Davis
Emporia Farms
Evergreen Ferneries
Fancy Foliage, Inc.
Florida Fern & Greens
Flowertree Nursery, Inc.
Forest Grove Ferneries
Freeman Greenlund Ferneries
Gator Greens Co.
Grandview Greenhouses
Green Acres Fernery & Citrus, Inc.
Greens Direct
H & H Greens
Heritage Fine Foliage

Hopkins Quality Foliage, Inc.
Hunter Fern Company
Lake George Ferns, Inc.
Lawrence Farms, Inc.
Lemuel Herring Ferneries
Markalee Blackwelder Fern
Neal Carper Ferneries
Pridgeon Ferneries, Inc.
Raiford G. Hagstrom
Richard Hagstrom Ferneries
Robert F. Greenlund Ferneries
Robert Stone Ferneries
Ron Puckett-Floral Tip Ferns
Ronald Jones Ferneries
Ronald E. Clifton Ferneries
Rusty Harper Ferneries
Sun State Ferneries, Inc.
Tiki Exports, Inc.
Underhill Ferneries
Victor A. Powell Ferneries
W.F.R., Inc.
Warner Ferneries

Go to the Florida Fern Growers Association Membership Directory

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Florida Fern Growers Association
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, CHARLES H. BRONSON, Commissioner