Barilla - (Plant Glass)

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Barilla - (Plant, Glass) is a plant that grows on the seashores in Spain, Italy and the Canary Islands. It was burned to make an impure alkali that was formally used to manufacture soap, soda and glass. The Latin name for barilla is salsola soda.

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