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Why Some Weeds Might Be Better Left Alone

The plant known as porcelain berry vine provides food and shelter for wildlife and prevents erosion in sensitive ecological areas. Mike McGrath, host of You Bet Your Garden, will discuss the ill advised notion of spraying it with kerosene and why some weeds are best left alone. Plus answers to all your growing questions.

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