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The fronds of my ferns (which are in the shade) come out beautifully but soon they begin browning starting at the tip. Can you tell me what I am doing wrong?
Submitted by patsmail

Ferns require shade and high humidity/moisture to thrive. If yours are in the shade but still turning brown on the tips, it's likely that they are getting too dry. You may not be able to do much about raising the humidity, although placing other moisture-loving plants nearby should help. Keep the soil uniformly moist, but not soggy to help prevent drying and browning.

Answered by DSchrock

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