Another amazing ant-fern! L. carnosa has longer fronds, approximately 16-18" long and rhizomes that are a smooth, waxy, blue-green. In nature, ants inhabit the hollow rhizomes and provide nutrients and protection in exchange for a home. These enjoy moderate amounts of light and a semi-moist mount that will dry in between watering. Available plants are mature mounted divisions and many have have fronds approximately 14" long. LIMITED. NOTE: Photo illustrates mature plant and is not indicative of what is shipped.