Bird's Nest Ferns
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Birds nest fern.

Zone Washington, DC | eleanorj added on May 21, 2018 | Answered

I was given a Birds nest fern recently and there are pointy (not round spores on most of the leaves. Is this bad? How do I get rid of them? The prior owner thinks they can't be saved. Info please.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 22, 2018

This article shows what spores should look like.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/birds-nest-fern/collecting-birds-nest-fern-spores.htm

What you describe could be pests or disease.

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