What does resurrection fern mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term resurrection fern:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. grey polypody, gray polypody, resurrection fern, Polypodium polypodioides(noun)

    fern growing on rocks or tree trunks and having fronds greyish and scurfy below; Americas and South Africa


  1. resurrection fern

    A resurrection fern is a type of fern that can survive severe dehydration and, in this state, may appear dead. However, once exposed to water, the fern revives and regains its natural color and vitality, hence the name "resurrection." Its scientific name is Polypodium polypodioides and it's typically found in areas like tropical rainforests or southern parts of the United States.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of resurrection fern in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of resurrection fern in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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