Maidenhair Fern turning brown

Cflower(US)April 30, 2005

I have it planted under trees but it does get some late afternoon sun and some filtered sun. What causes it to turn brown and crispy.

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Rosa(4ish CO Rockie)

Lack of water, too hot temps, too much sun....

    Bookmark   May 1, 2005 at 9:41AM
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pbdollar(z9 FL)

Ours turned brown also - allowed it to dry out. It came back (small leaved variety did not the large leaf) but it was definately hurt. We now use a water grabber type product (gel) and mix it 1 part to 6 parts soil whenever we buy new ferns that will be severely hurt by lack of water. Seems to be working out.

    Bookmark   May 1, 2005 at 11:33AM
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