The Q&A Archives: Ferns

Question: What kind of Fern can I plant in shade that will come back ?? What type of soil ?

Answer: Lots of hardy ferns, native to Ohio, will come back year after year. Here are a few suggestions: maidenhair fern, lady fern, bulbet bladder fern, hay-scented fern, crested shield fern, giant wood fern, evergreen wood fern, marginal shield fern, ostrich fern, sensitive fern, royal fern, cinnamon fern, and Christmas fern.

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