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transplanting monkey tail fern

Anonymous added on November 26, 2014 | Answered

We transplanted a monkey tail fern that is a 8 ft tree. Since transplanting, all fronds have turned brown and we are fearful it will die - and we so want to keep this beautiful tree. Please advise what we can do. We had to move it by cutting down a bigger tree, leaving it exposed to full sun all day. Now in shade.

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Nikki
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Answered on November 26, 2014

The larger a plant is, the more likely it is to go into transplant shock. It sounds as though yours may have transplant shock. This article will help you with dealing with that: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/learn-how-to-avoid-and-repair-transplant-shock-in-plants.htm

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