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Bottle tree and spitits

Posted by oldcrafty 8 (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 27, 11 at 13:47

Recently heard that bottle trees captured evil spirits and kept your garden and home safe. Found this article and thought I would share it's interesting story.

Sorry, I don't know how to post a link!(wish I did)
http://www.appalachianhistory.net/2010/10/bottle-tree.html


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RE: Bottle tree and spitits

Interesting! I didn't realize it actually had a meaningful history. I thought it was just lovely garden junk :o)

Here is a link that might be useful: Bottle tree history


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RE: Bottle tree and spitits

crafty...on the conversation side, I answered this question for you recently about how to post a link ...I think you asked on the posting pics thread.

Now I'll look at your site...thanks! Jeanne S.


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RE: Bottle tree and spitits

could this article be sent to the Gestalt Gardener, Felder Rushing

He has a neat radio garden program and loves bottle trees


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