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HIERBA DE SAN ANTONIO: Epilobium hirsutum

HIERBA DE SAN ANTONIO: Epilobium hirsutum

Have your woodlands been invaded by garlic mustard? As you’re pulling this invasive plant before the seeds set, you might want to try eating some of it. Garlic mustard is high in vitamins A and C.  Europeans used it in salads and as a garlic or onion substitute in recipes.  Find a recipe for garlic mustard pesto and learn more by clicking the photo!

042615 Wild Garlic Mustard ~ Garlic mustard is an invasive weed that incidentally tastes great. So, protect the environment and eat up.

Clover. White or red (red is more nutritious) The whole plant can be eaten. Roots should be cooked.

Clover - A nutritious edible weed

Red clover seeds are the most widely adapted of all the true clovers. Red clover seed produces rose purple or magenta flowers and is sold in bulk.

Common Mallow. Primarily the roots, but the leaves and flowers are also useful Benefits: A soothing mucilaginous herb, marsh mallow can be used much like slippery elm bark for soothing any and all inflammations. Valuable for burns, sore throats, and digestive problems like diarrhea and constipation. Serve marsh mallow tea for treating sore throats, diarrhea, constipation, and bronchial inflammation. Mix it into a paste with water and apply topically to soothe irritated skin.

Primarily the roots, but the leaves and flowers are also useful Benefits: A soothing mucilaginous herb, marsh mallow can be used much like slippery elm bark for soothing any and all inflammations. Valuable for burns, sore throats, and diges

Aholeinikki, Ranunculus polyanthemos - Kukkakasvit - LuontoPortti

Aholeinikki, Ranunculus polyanthemos - Kukkakasvit - LuontoPortti

La magia de la ruda: mucho más que una planta A la ruda se le conoce como la hierba de los múltiples usos y se transmite a través de los siglos su imp

My son recently asked what "possible good flies were" as he attempted to swat away the worst of them during an outdoor family meal. Equally annoyed, I wasn't

Mallows - A nutritious edible weed

Mallows - A nutritious edible weed Yay! I don't have to worry about eradicating it now. Anything that stays green in this desert without any special care is a real treasure. And I have "stepables" without paying

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From the book Foraging Feasting: A Field Guide and wild Food Cookbook by Dina Falconi; illustrated by Wendy Hollender.

LA SANDÍA AMARGA: Cucumis myriocarpus

LA SANDÍA AMARGA: Cucumis myriocarpus

Nettle Seed   Harvesting Nettle Seeds, interesting and useful

I can't wait For seed season! Nettle Seed Harvesting Nettle Seeds, interesting and useful

Galium spp. - Common names: bedstraw, catchweed, cleavers (photo by Jeremy Sell)

Random Plant: Cleavers/stickywilly/catchweed bedstraw

The leaves of the Cleavers plant ( Galium aparine ) have small hooked hairs that cause it to “cleave” to the fingers when touched, hence the name. Used as a flavoring in soups and stews. Roasted seeds are used as a coffee substitute. Cleavers is primarily

Common Mullein - Weekly Weeder #13 - Verbascum thapsus, range and identification, Food and Habitat for Wildlife, Medicinal Uses of Common Mullein

Common Mullein - Weekly Weeder #13

Common Mullein - Weekly Weeder 13 - Verbascum thapsus, range and identification, Food and Habitat for Wildlife, Medicinal Uses of Common Mullein

An a-z list with pictures and descriptions of common and edible weeds, you can forage so much right from your yard!

"Why Edible Wild Food? >Food costs are rising >Free, wild food is readily abundant >Wild food adds nutrition to your diet >Wild food can help treat various medical conditions"

Peut-être avez-vous déjà goûté ce fruit exotique étonnant appelé pitaya ou fruit du dragon... Mais saviez-vous que ce fruit écailleux pousse sur un cactus Nous vous proposons de découvrir l'Hylocereus undatus, cette plante de la famille des cactées qui donnent les fruits du dragon. par Audrey

Le pitaya ou fruit du dragon : présentation et culture

HIERBA DE SAN ANTONIO: Epilobium hirsutum

HIERBA DE SAN ANTONIO: Epilobium hirsutum

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