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Use Invasive Morning Glory for DIY Garden Twine

May 17th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Morning glory is also called bindweed, for its habit of twining around other plants.  Traditionally, it has few practical uses, though medicinally it is reputed to be a drastic purgative, and the leaves have been used in poultices to relieve swollen feet.  It traveled here from the gardens of Europe, and it thrives in disturbed [...]

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