Ferns
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Care of Ferns

BScales610 added on May 29, 2016 | Answered

I have a fern that started out in the house, and it's starting to shed a lot and turn brown. I now have it on my patio. Was this a sign of too much water? Will it do better outdoors for the summer months?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 31, 2016

Lack of humidity, watering issues or light conditions can all cause browning of the fern.

Here are some links to help refresh you on the care requirements.

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

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

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