Boston Fern Plants

Watering a Fern


dmiller195 added on April 27, 2016 | Answered

Do you water a Boston fern in the middle or around the edges?


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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on April 28, 2016

I like to water around the edges of the fern and then water around the center of the pot as well.
Use a long spouted watering can to reach down into the soil. Fronds can break or be damaged easily, so be gentle on the Fern.
Also once a month the entire pot can be set in a tray of water to make sure the entire plant is receiving moisture.

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

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