The Asplenium Nidus is a striking plant that reaches about 4ft tall and wide. It looks magnificent in pots placed at entryways where it will always attract attention. This potted plant is a slow-growing epiphytic fern of the spleenwort family that does great in tropical climate. It grows in rich moist soils and prefers shady locations. When placed under direct sunlight, the leaves turn yellow and stop growing.