g. Variegated Boston Tiger Fern (nephrolepis exaltata) – (Lg. Specimen, 4” Pot) Tiger Fern is a newly selected cultivator with exceptionally beautiful foliage variegation that simply makes it pop in the collection. The beautiful cascading flow of fronds is why we recommend it has a perfect hanging basket candidate. Tiger is one of the easiest home and patio plants to care for, simply water when dry. These are very healthy plants with well established root system. Easy to grow ferns are one of natures most versatile, lush foliage plants. The growth rate and leaf color of Variegated Boston Tiger Fern will vary greatly depending on soil type, sunlight, temperature and other factors. A few leaves are often trimmed prior to shipping to reduce transpiration and travel stress.