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  • Giant Hogweed: The toxic plant that can cause BLINDNESS

    Here is a news video about Giant Hogweed when it was discovered in a woman's yard in Michigan. This is a seriously scary plant - it can cause you to go blind:

    https://www.facebook.com/ken.spiegel...0/?pnref=story

    A couple of other videos that are useful and informative:

    And a CBS news page about Giant Hogweed:

    So far, Giant Hogweed has been confirmed in the following states:
    New York
    Pennsylvania
    Ohio
    Maryland
    Oregon
    Washington
    Michigan
    Virginia
    Vermont
    New Hampshire
    Maine


    Learn to identify this plant and STAY AWAY from it! It can cause BLINDNESS and painful, recurring blistering.
    Last edited by progunner1957; 07-14-2015, 09:36 PM.
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    The Army has some **** they can spray on them and they will be gone practically overnight. Side effects are it also kills everything else, including people who may come in contact. Trust me, I know.
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