I have a palm tree with ferns growing on it. - Knowledgebase Question

Lakeland, FL (Zone 9A)
Question by rosietay
November 4, 2006
Should the ferns be removed, and if so, how do I safely remove them without harming the palm tree?


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Answer from NGA
November 4, 2006

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William,

You can leave them if you like. The are not parasites but rather just growing on the tree. They can be physically removed but it may be a tedious task trying to get all the plant parts out and they will probably be back in time.

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