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Which Common Christmas Decoration Is Actually A Parasite?

Amaryllis Flowers
Poinsettias
Mistletoe
Holly

Answer: Mistletoe

Among all the Christmas-related decorations millions will string, stand, and otherwise arrange this holiday season, only one of them is capable of wiping out entire swathes of forest. Mistletoe, an evergreen plant commonly hung in North American and European homes around Christmas, is a a hemi-parasitic plant that survives by driving its root structure right into the bark of a host tree and siphoning nutrients off of it–a large enough infestation can easily take down a healthy tree.

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The First Major U.S. Film Studio To Stop Distributing Movies On Film Was?

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The Largest Single Source Of Dust Pollution In The United States Is A?

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In Which Country Are Fried Tarantulas Considered A Delicacy?

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The Design Of Super Mario Bros. Was Heavily Influenced By Which Novel?

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Which U.S. State Is The Only State To Share A Border With A Single Neighboring State?

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