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American Beautyberry

A beautiful native plant that propagates easily and has numerous beneficial uses for humans and animals alike.

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Fire Cider

Fire Cider is a popular traditional herbal remedy with as many variations as there are herbalists.  Regardless of variation, they all have a similar base recipe of garlic, onions, ginger, horseradish and chile peppers in apple cider vinegar.  Fire cider helps warm up the body, and acts a stimulant and antimicrobial used during cold and flu season.1 […]

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Gathering and Using Pine Needles

While they are sometimes considered a nuisance, pine needles have many uses.

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Mint

Mint is a prolific and easy to grow herb. It comes in many varieties and has a long list of medicinal and culinary uses.

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Pine

Pine trees are a common tree with a host of medicinal and utilitarian uses. There are seven varieties of pine native to Florida and countless more introduced varieties.

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