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thinking about a rant someone wrote about how deciduous trees are outrageously extravagant

they understood evergreens - make a lot of leaves that are pretty durable and hold onto them as long as you can

they thought deciduous trees were outrageous because they make tens of thousands of leaves every effing year and then just drop them on the ground

it's funny to think about a human writing a rant about how trees waste resources

@dark_soil
Thing is, though, that deciduous trees are set to outcompete pines in traditionally boreal regions as the earth warms. They evolved in a much warmer time period and thrive in places with frequent forest fires

@6EQUJ5 they're like...fire can't burn the crap out of my high-cost leaves if i make cheaper disposable ones and throw them on the ground :blobcatthinksmart:

absolute worst reference possible 

@dark_soil trees said "happy birthday to the ground"

absolute worst reference possible 

@noyovo this is a rough one lmao

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