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Growing Medicine in Urban Gardens

Humans have been using plants in medicine for hundreds of thousands of years, and they've been cultivating them almost as long to ensure a steady supply for their needs. While the practice of mainta…

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My 4 Favorite Medicinal Weeds

Me-dic-i-nal: of, or having the properties of medicine.—Webster's New World Dictionary Some people call them weeds, while others bow in respect to these plants that have been used as medicine l…

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