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licorice fern

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  1. licorice fern, Polypodium glycyrrhizanoun

    fern having rootstock of a sweetish flavor


  1. licorice fern

    Polypodium glycyrrhiza, commonly known as licorice fern, many-footed fern, and sweet root, is a summer deciduous fern native to western North America, where it is found in shaded, damp locations. Spores are located in rounded sori on the undersides of the fronds, and are released in cool weather and high humidity.


  1. licorice fern

    A licorice fern, scientifically known as Polypodium glycyrrhiza, is a type of evergreen fern that typically grows on the tree trunks in coastal temperate rain forests, rocks and mossy areas. It's native to the west coast of North America. Known for its green, leathery leaves and creeping rhizomes, the name 'licorice fern' comes from its rhizomes that have a sweet licorice-like flavor.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of licorice fern in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of licorice fern in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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