Keep the fern in the same pots they come in, every other day submerge them in a 5 gallon bucket filled with 1/2 cup of epson salts & 3 gallons of regular water until the soil stops bubbling, then hang up to drip dry... ferns will be dark green, glossy, and 3x3 by September from ferns that start out with 7 fronds in May.
Ten vegetables that you can grow in part shade. The following crops will produce with three to six hours of sun per day. 1. Beets 2. Salad Greens, such as leaf lettuce, arugula, endive, cress, and radicchio 3. Broccoli 4. Cauliflower 5. Peas 6. Beets 7. Brussels Sprouts 8. Radishes 9. Swiss Chard and other Leafy Greens, such as collards, mustard greens, spinach, and kale 10. Beans