Also known as the "strap fern," is a species of fern appreciated for its attractive and unique appearance. It's native to various tropical and subtropical regions around the world. Tectaria hastata's defining feature is its strap-like fronds that grow in an arching or cascading fashion, giving it an elegant and graceful appearance. These fronds are typically bright green and may be deeply lobed.
To care for Tectaria hastata, provide it with moderate to bright, indirect light, maintain consistent humidity levels, and keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. This fern is a favored choice among plant enthusiasts for its aesthetic appeal and relatively straightforward care requirements.