Things Up Close

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late summer emergence… while the Blue Vervains just cling to the outer edges of the prairie face, their larger cousins the Hoary Vervains, make their presence known in late summer… the seeds can be roasted and ground into flower or meal… a tea was made from the leaves by early inhabitants of the plains… the tops of the Vervains persist through winter, giving birds a seed source…
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late summer emergence… while the Blue Vervains just cling to the outer edges of the prairie face, their larger cousins the Hoary Vervains, make their presence known in late summer… the seeds can be roasted and ground into flower or meal… a tea was made from the leaves by early inhabitants of the plains… the tops of the Vervains persist through winter, giving birds a seed source…

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