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Gathering Moss

A father's long walks and gardening habits teach a son lessons about longevity and adaptability.

By John Budris
October 10, 2004

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Moss tells an ancient success story of longevity and adaptability. We find it in fossils 200 million years old from Antarctica to the far north. Simply, it has outdistanced and outlived most everything on its block. While its history and scope are impressive, moss may be viewed by some gardeners as more nuisance than cultivated friend. (Full Article: 786 Words)

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