Boston Fern Plants
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overwintering Boston ferns

Zone Paradise 95969 | Kittie J Wickman added on December 18, 2017 | Answered

They will stay outside all writer, they are in hanging baskets, in a great place but I am concerned about our cold winter nights. We are in N CA. Will they like a frost blanket over them?

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MichiganDot
Answered on December 19, 2017

A frost blanket won't protect the roots which ultimately decides whether a plant makes it through the winter. Here in an article on overwintering boston fern.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/boston-fern/overwintering-boston-ferns.htm

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