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Q.Can I plant a trunk segment of a fern to grow another plant

Zone Portland. Australia | Tracy.R added on March 1, 2019 | Answered

I have a tall fern that needs cutting back in height. Can I shorten it from it’s head and replant the section without killing it

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Answered on March 3, 2019

Can you include a photo? Generally, ferns will remain compact from a crown, so a photo can help me to see what you are referring to.

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