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Boston fern, sword fern

Nephrolepis exaltata bostoniensis

Plants of Home and Garden

Fern spore germinated on peat-based medium; keep moist, covered, in good indirect light. Keep covered until seedlings developing well. Multiply also by clump division. Likes constant, not excessive moisture, some shade. Larger plants may be divided in early fall. Zone 10

Bird's nest fern (Asplenium nidus)
Button fern (Pellaea rotundifolia)
Fern-leaf yarrow (Achillea filipendula)
Java fern, swordfern (Microsorium pteropus)
Regal fern, royal fern (Osmunda regalis)
Stag horn fern, stag's horn fern (Platycerium bifurcatum)

Dividing Plants
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Sphagnum and Peat Moss
Plants of Home and Garden

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