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Zone North Olmsted OH 44070 | Barbara Viets added on April 18, 2016 | Answered

Last fall my fern garden sprouted up bunches of brown arrow like twigs. I left them over winter, not sure what they are. What should I do with them this spring?

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Answered on April 20, 2016

This is likely a Cinnamon Fern.
They sprout cinnamon colored fronds from the center of the plant.
They should be left on the fern.
Old and damaged fronds can be pruned from the plant.


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