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How to Trellis Plants and Flowers

Floppy flowers and veggies, and most vines, grow best and are better appreciated and easier harvested when tied up off the ground. Here are ideas from around the world.
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Colorful tripods for beans make for a nice touch beyond being merely practical.

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Some vines require tying. The author ties Malabar spinach with twine in an English garden.

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Quite a few vines wrap around supports, in a process known as "thigmotropism" which means "towards touch."

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Some vines have modified leaves called tendrils which wrap around whatever they touch.

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