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  • Wildflowers: Seeds of History

Wildflowers: Seeds of History | Full Program | PBS

Duration: 55:58 (Full Program)
Program: Wildflowers: Seeds of History

Discover the facts and legends behind the wildflowers that captivate us every spring. Why do we always see picturesque cattle among bluebonnets? Where did Indian blanket get its name? How did Native Americans and settling pioneers use wildflowers for food, medicinal cures, and to create distinctive tattoos? How are they being used today to cure cancer? Why are some years better than others?

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Post Date: June 2, 2011