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Old 07-23-2010, 12:42 PM   #1
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Agencies uproot invaders while they can
Monday, June 21, 2010
By Bradford L. Miner

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The mile-a-minute vine.

The aggressive, invasive plant only seems to grow that fast to those determined to eradicate it from the Bay State landscape.

Six inches a day is more likely for the prickly vine, which can reach lengths of 25 feet over the course of a growing season, state botanist Bryan A. Connolly said of the tangle of triangular leaves clustered near a culvert off Route 63 in Erving...
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Old 07-23-2010, 01:03 PM   #2
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Sounds like it may have some kudzu genes. Kudzu will often grow 10 ft in a day.
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