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Fern Type? Removal?

Posted by cesmith0709 (My Page) on
Tue, Apr 13, 10 at 20:43

I have these ferns taking over my garden. If anyone can please tell me what type and the easiest and most productive way to remove them. I really sppreciate any and all responses.
Here is two links to pics i took.


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RE: Fern Type? Removal?

Those look like bracken fern. They have deep roots and tubers, so IMHO they are difficult to eradicate, but you could just mow them down from where you don't want to. My property is full of them, but in a few months they will have died back from the heat.

Here is a link that might be useful: Deborah's Garden

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