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How do I use sassafras?

I have a lot of sassafras growing, and they drop a lot of branches. I have been piling them up and burning them, and using the ashes in the garden. Is there a way to use the branches like propagation ...
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What is the usage of French Lavender ( lavandula dentata )?

Anyone know the usage of french lavender, aka Lavandula dentata, the fringed one? Whenever I googled this name, most of the information is generally about the growing condition and the basic ...
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Are stinging nettles commonly used for security?

Stinging nettles are known to be a common annoyance. Are there any examples of nettles being used to deter intruders in combination with other methods of physical security (perimeter fences) Also are ...