Most ferns are easy to grow and make good garden plants as long as they are given shade and their moisture and temperature requirements are taken into consideration. Ferns make excellent companions for other plants and provide soft ground cover. A useful guide to their care.
The immense number of species and the wide range of possible growing situations of the fern family means that there is a fern to suit most parts of the garden. This concise, illustrated handbook contains detailed information on all aspects of fern care, providing invaluable reference for amateur gardeners and experienced growers alike. The straightforward approach to essential techniques, together with advice on tackling pests and other problems, and the directory of recommended varieties, will ensure successful results.