Some characteristics of ferns are: they are vascular plants, they have roots and leaves (called fronds) and in some cases they have true stems. Ferns and fern allies are Pteridophytes. More »

Indoor ferns are species of leafy houseplants that are especially well-adapted for living in low-light conditions. Some common types of indoor ferns include the Boston fern, which has long fronds and is especially attrac... More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Houseplants

Different types of ferns include resurrection fern, strap fern and leather fern. Other types of fern are maidenhair fern, lady fern, New York fern, male fern and ostrich fern. More »

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