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I have become increasingly fascinated by ferns and more and more seem to be finding their way into my garden.  I have many evergreen and wintergreen varieties but also many deciduous varieties and it is the emerging fronds at this time of year which I find quite magical. The emerging fronds are called croziers or fiddleheads and I understand that in the States some varieties are eaten at this time of year…. Read More