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Unusual Uses of Plants and Flowers

Ancient people, especially American Indians, used plants for medicinal and other purposes. ■SunflowersAmerican Indians dried and powdered the seeds for use in different food items like bread, soups and puddings. They also used the oil for cooking, and making soaps and paints. ■Jack-ink-the-pulpit or Indian turnip was also used by the Indians. They would make […]

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