Favorite Fern Books for the indoor grower

treehaus(4)June 4, 2008

I know there are several good books out there that treat the subject of growing hardy ferns outdoors (Ferns for American Gardens by Mickel; Native Ferns, Moss, and Grasses by Cullina to name a few) - but which Fern books are useful to the indoor or greenhouse grower?

-treehaus

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houstonpat(9a)

I think "Indoor Ferns" by Boy Altman is a real good one.

    Bookmark   June 8, 2008 at 12:36AM
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treehaus(4)

Thank you, I had not heard of that one. Is the Fern Growers Manual a good one as well?

    Bookmark   June 9, 2008 at 11:13AM
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houstonpat(9a)

Yeah, the Fern Growers Manual is presently the "bible" on ferns. Well worth the cost.

    Bookmark   June 9, 2008 at 6:02PM
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greenlarry(UK 8/9)

Hmmm i'm wondering about those D G Hessayon books(House Plant Expert etc),I wonder if they did,or plan to do The Fern Expert!

    Bookmark   June 10, 2008 at 7:24AM
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