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Old Mar 15 2016, 02:00 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by vyon View Post
That makes sense. They could have used hemp, cane, bamboo or some plant native only to Pern. New Zealand flax has been used to make paper and rope - that would look like 8 foot or two metre high grass to the Pernese. The possibilites are only limited by the imagination, especially since we know that the early settlers still had the science to do genetic manipulation.
New Zealand flax sounds ideal! I can imagine plantations of it in the Southern continent.
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