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^@.=~~.§.^ ferns are the  rests of an ancient plant ^.§.~~=.@^
§~~~¤'#-'. empire spanning the entire earth, taking .'-#'¤~~~§
'.¤.~@-''# on  the  roles   now  given  to   grass, #''-@~.¤.'
''~^#--:@-        bushes, trees and flowers.        -@:--#^~''
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^~@--:@^~= twelve  thousand  speices  are left  and =~^@:--@~^
:@=^=§:-.~ they  live  in  tropical  mountains high ~.-:§=^=@:
#'=~#'-:-~ above the rest  of the world. some float ~-:-'#~='#
.'~§'^¤~:§                 on water.                §:~¤^'§~'.
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=§.~¤:.§~. the difference between a fern and a moss .~§.:¤~.§=
§~~^:.#'-: is  that  the  fern  can transfer  water :-'#.:^~~§
=-^==#=^'@ within  itself.  the  moss  has  to  use @'^=#==^-=
:'.~@^~=#-          external water transfer         -#=~^@~.':
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=.#'~=~'#' called  eagle fern  or bracken  or eagle '#'~=~'#.=
=#¤^.:¤#.. bracken.  it  lives  in  colonies  where ..#¤:.^¤#=
§¤~:'=@^'' every individual  might  look  very much ''^@=':~¤§
':.~=§^-.§ alike,  but  they   each   have   unique §.-^§=~.:'
'~='#..¤#: proportions (which can be hard to spot). :#¤..#'=~'
¤¤.@^=^§-' this   makes   them   perfect   antennae '-§^=^@.¤¤
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^#:=~§¤'=. a bit scary, especially after you've had .='¤§~=:#^
#=:¤§-=¤'-               a few drinks.              -'¤=-§¤:=#
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¤=§'^^'.#: if  you eat them you  get sick. in fact, :#.'^^'§=¤
.§:¤.=^§.= other plants in the vicinity get sick as =.§^=.¤:§.
#-~~^.#=^. well.  so  there   is  always  reception .^=#.^~~-#
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#.=¤§¤--.: small,  no  higher  then  third a meter. :.--¤§¤=.#
~^¤§:'=¤^§ contains    mistletoe    dna    in   its §^¤=':§¤^~
..§=.~'¤#. mitrochondria. it's not moonwort. but it .#¤'~.=§..
¤@:'='-#='                 could be.                '=#-'=':@¤
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:^^:#::=§=          -that other nice one-           =§=::#:^^:
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^#.^'@=.^¤ hold  on  i'm  trying  to find the  name ¤^.=@'^.#^
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#:¤...§~=^ "ferns   are   not   of  major  economic ^=~§...¤:#
¤^.'¤#:'¤§           importance" - wikiped          §¤':#¤'.^¤
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