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PERC Reports

The magazine of Free Market environmentalism

Volume 26, No.2, Summer 2008

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Purple love grass vs. geraniums

A 10-acre parcel of tall-grass prairie near Peoria, Ill., was just an afterthought for owners Jerry and Teri Whitledge. The couple operates ten retail stores called The Flower Shop and is a major Illinois wholesale distributor of bedding plants and perennials.

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