5 Tips on Growing Ferns ...


I adore seeing the fuzzy little fiddle heads as they poke through the dirt, which is one of the main reasons I first started growing ferns. I also find them very easy to care for. Here are 5 tips on growing ferns for you to use or pass on to someone else! Some refer to indoor varieties and other tips are for outdoor ferns.

5. Keep Them Moist

Whether your ferns are indoor or outdoor plants, they love the moisture. I water my outdoor ferns daily when it is extremely hot. I check the soil of my indoor plants every couple of days to make sure it is wet enough. I find setting all the pots in the bathtub and turning on a warm shower for them works great! Just watch out for excessive amounts of dirt going down the drain.

Watch for Fronds Growing out the Drainage Holes
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