This is the plant to look for when you need to make a ziptie!

Ever been out in the woods building a shelter and you realize you’re out of rope or string? Well, if you happen to have to Palmetto plants around, you can easily fashion some incredibly sturdy zipties. This method is more commonly known as the “Caveman Ziptie” since it’s quick and easy. In fact, the palmetto plant is so strong and fibrous that it works better than most rope and string!

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