Jon VanZile

Jon VanZile is a Master Gardener and writer living in South Florida. He is the
author of Houseplants for a Healthy Home: 50 Indoor Plants to Help You Breathe
Better, Sleep Better, and Feel Better All Year Round
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  • Ferns thrive in indirect light, like that from a north-facing window. However, they are sensitive to drafts and shouldn’t be near a cold window in the winter.
    How-To

    How to Care for Houseplant Ferns

    Ferns have an interesting reputation as indoor plants. They are prized for their beauty and elegance, but they also have a lingering (and not completely deserved) reputation as tricky plants…