Man fern


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Man fern

n
(Plants) another name for soft tree fern
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The project, in its second year, found that crayfish burrows were less frequent in areas that were depleted of man ferns. One of the recommendations based on a whole series of evidence, not just man fern distribution, was that replanting of man ferns might be beneficial in encouraging crayfish burrows.