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The most notable takeaway here is that the leaves can be rubbed on skin to repel mosquitoes and other insects, as a more effective alternative to deet.  The berries are astringent, but they are edible, though some report stomach issues.  Most people don't like their raw taste, but don't let me dissuade you from trying a berry or two.  Sauces and jellies are where the berries shine best.  The bark has been used as a diuretic, along with antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory purposes.  Native tribes gathered beautyberry for curing stomach problems, rheumatism, and malaria.  Many species of birds, squirrels, armadillos, raccoons, woods rats, gray foxes, oppossums, and white-tailed deer seek these little bushes as a food source.  It is a winter plant of interest because the berries stay on the stalks until picked or shriveled off for new Spring growth.  

Museum-quality posters made on thick matte paper. Add a wonderful accent to your room and office with these posters that are sure to brighten any environment.

• Paper thickness: 10.3 mil
• Paper weight: 189 g/m²
• Opacity: 94%
• ISO brightness: 104%
• Paper is sourced from Japan

This product is made especially for you as soon as you place an order, which is why it takes us a bit longer to deliver it to you. Making products on demand instead of in bulk helps reduce overproduction, so thank you for making thoughtful purchasing decisions!

"Wild Beautyberry" - Print

  • 10x10 inches with white space ~1/4"

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