Fern Boston Macho

Fern Boston Macho

Common Name

Giant Boston Fern

Plant Description

'Boston Macho' is really big—meaning it's very popular and literally very big. Its cascading, fountain-like habit works especially well in hanging baskets. Fronds are 8 inches wide and four feet long. In a landscape bed this tropical fern reaches four feet high with a spread of up to 72 inches.


  • Light: Shade
  • Height: 4 feet
  • Spread: 6 feet
  • Zones: 9 to 11