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being a forest nerd today & making cordage from blackberry fibres I harvested & dried last week :3

(wrapping instructions from youtube.com/watch?v=62PvfIR0xD)

feel free to ask any Qs if you're curious about any of this stuff ✨🌿

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@tty fair, both exist and it depends on where you are anyway!

@varve @tty i think youre using the himalayan blackberry, that's the one she shows in the video. It grows long stalk that reach up to the sky. Its considered invasive in the pnw
There's also the trailing blackberry which is native to the pnw. It grows along the ground in a vine like fashion and the branches are much smaller in diameter than the himalayan

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