Can Spanish Moss Be Used Safely Indoors?

Spanish moss can be used safely indoors. It's been used for thousands of years by Native Americans, who turned it into bedding and floor mats. Before using it indoors, you will want to microwave or boil it to remove dirt and creatures tangled inside the plant.

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