Boston Fern Plants
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Boston fern disease

Zone 93402 | Anonymous added on September 25, 2017 | Answered

My Boston fern has recently developed small tear-drop shaped bulbs on some of the stems. The fern has adequate light and water and is indoors. Several leaves have died. What has caused this, and what to do?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on September 26, 2017

This may be what you have:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/boston-fern/root-nodules-on-boston-fern.htm

If so, it is perfectly normal, and provides an opportunity to propagate the plant if you choose.

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