Boston Fern Plants
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Boston fern

Zone 93449 | Sandysmallwood added on September 30, 2017 | Answered

My fern has shoots or long tenickes with no leaves

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BushDoctor
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Answered on October 1, 2017

This is normal, and nothing to be concerned about. Those leafless runners are just a sign that the plant could use some pruning. Here is an article that will help:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/boston-fern/trimming-boston-ferns.htm

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