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a woman using a long sprinkler wand to water a commercial herb garden in Maine
June 30, 2020

Healing Garden

In Rockport, Maine, a woman waters a commercial herb garden. When ready, the plants will be made into healing salves and tinctures, used to treat a variety of ailments.
Photograph by Lynn Johnson, Nat Geo Image Collection

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