Ivy (Vine) Glue
Location: Outside U.S.
Date: Winter 2009-2010
What is the "glue" that many climbing vines use to cling
to sides of houses for example? Is there a solvent for the organic
glue that anchors the feet of Ivy tendrils to walls and stucco?
These feet tend to remain even after the plant has been removed and
are firmly attached.
Here is a webpage about removing the adhesive discs:
Anthony R. Brach
Missouri Botanical Garden
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