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A physician by trade, botanic enthusiast, and accidental inventor, Nathaniel Bagshaw Ward devised the first terrarium in 1829, and thereby launched a new age of horticultural possibilities—where ferns and mosses would grow indoors, and tropical exotics would travel the world. 
How to care for indoor ferns.
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Ubiquitous yet often overlooked, indoor and outdoor ferns are botanical marvels
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If you grow ferns indoors or live near some amazing ones outdoors, we may want to feature them in an upcoming story in Garden Design. Send your photos, including cell phone shots, to jim@gardendesign.com.
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Unfurling the mystery of ferns. 
Franziska Reed Huxley has never met a fern she didn't like