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What is the function of the spores?


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2011-09-24 17:15:39
2011-09-24 17:15:39

Spores are like the seeds in flowering trees and conifers except they are smaller and many thousand can be released in one spore sac. The spores enable a plant to grow again but only ferns, mosses and liverworts have spores.

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If you are talking about mushroom spores, then Fungi If you are talking about mushroom spores, then Fungi

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