Tag Archive: greenbrier

Feb 13

More brush

The brush to be tamed

We continue to make solid progress in clearing the out of control greenbrier vines in our yard. It’s a good father/son bonding experience, right?
I didn’t burn it today. Maybe it’s because the ground isn’t dry enough, or maybe it was the lack of wind gusts…

Jan 30

Footprint!

Footprint, or crafty fire? We’ve been clearing some out of control sappers and vines — mainly saw greenbrier (smilax bona-nox). It’s got some wicked looking thorns on it. Wildlife love the berries and spread the vine everywhere. It then goes on to form a huge tuber underground, grows quickly, and is hard to kill. It …

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