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~ Thursday, February 06, 2003
 
FOLLYAGE

42 unusual plant names:

1 paddy river box
2 townhall clock
3 showy tidytips
4 old-fashioned baby's breath
5 our lady's bedstraw
6 grim-the-collier
7 hairy puccoon
8 kiss-her-in-the-buttery
9 ramping fumitory
10 divorce vine
11 naked boys
12 pony bee balm
13 cuckoo's meat
14 becky leaves
15 American wake robin
16 sauce alone
17 cuddle me
18 American beautyberry
19 woolly Dutchman's pipe
20 three-faces-under-a-hood
21 silverlace dusty miller
22 burry verrain
23 godfathers and godmothers
24 bastard toadflax
25 hooker's onion
26 water pumpy
27 beaver poison
28 smooth darling pea
29 sweet herb of Paraguay
30 Jack-go-to-bed-at-noon
31 Armenian yard-long cucumber
32 false goat's beard
33 viper's bugloss
34 Adam's flannel
35 bachelor's buttons
36 wolf's peach
37 miltwaste
38 thorough-wax
39 cock-drunk
40 pellitory of the wall
41 cudbear
42 hare's ear treacle mustard

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