A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America
Score: 4
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A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America


  • Author : Lee Peterson
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 1999-09
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 039592622X


A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America Book Description :

An illustrated handbook describes the most common edible plants, their range, uses as food, and suggested methods of cooking....

Edible Wild Plants
Score: 5
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Edible Wild Plants


  • Author : Thomas S. Elias
  • Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1402767153


Edible Wild Plants Book Description :

Presents a season-by-season guide to the identification, harvest, and preparation of more than two hundred common edible plants to be found in the wild....

Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants

Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants


  • Author : Bradford Angier
  • Publisher : Stackpole Books
  • Release Date : 2008-04-10
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780811740449


Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants Book Description :

First-ever revision of a classic guidebook. Essential information on each plant's characteristics, distribution, and edibility as well as updated taxonomy and 18 new species. How to find, prepare, and eat plants growing in the wild....

Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants  Mushrooms  Fruits  and Nuts
Score: 4
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Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants Mushrooms Fruits and Nuts


  • Author : Katie Letcher Lyle
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2010-05-18
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780762763030


Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants Mushrooms Fruits and Nuts Book Description :

Edible wild plants, mushrooms, fruits, and nuts grow along roadsides, amid country fields, and in urban parks. All manner of leafy greens, mushrooms, and herbs that command hefty prices at the market are bountiful outdoors and free for the taking. But to enjoy them, one must know when to harvest and how to recognize, prepare, and eat them. The Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants, Mushrooms, Fruits, and Nuts provides everything one needs to know about the most commonly found wild foods—going beyond a field guide's basic description to provide folklore and mouth-watering recipes for each entry, such as wild asparagus pizza, fiddlehead soup, blackberry mousse, and elderberry pie. This fully illustrated guide is the perfect companion for hikers, campe...

Edible Wild Plants
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

Edible Wild Plants


  • Author : John Kallas
  • Publisher : Gibbs Smith
  • Release Date : 2010-06-01
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781423616597


Edible Wild Plants Book Description :

Edible wild plants have one or more parts that can be used for food if gathered at the appropriate stage of growth and properly prepared. Edible Wild Plants includes extensive information and recipes on plants from the four categories. Foundation greens: wild spinach, chickweed, mallow, purslane; tart greens: curlydock, sheep sorrel, wood sorrel; pungent greens: wild mustard, wintercress, garlic mustard,shepherd’s purse; and bitter greens: dandelion, cat’s ear, sow thistle, nipplewort. Dr. John Kallas has investigated and taught about edible wild plants since 1970. He founded WildFood Adventures (www.wildfoodadventures.com) in 1993 and is the publisher and editor of Wild FoodAdventurer. He lives in Portland, Oregon. The definitive work on growing...

Edible Wild Plants

Edible Wild Plants


  • Author : Todd Telander
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2012-04-17
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780762785674


Edible Wild Plants Book Description :

Edible Wild Plants highlights ninety of the most common and sought-after edible plant species in North America. Detailed illustrations and descriptions make it easy to identify plants in your backyard and beyond. Organized by family for easy identification, this is the essential source when you’re out in the field....

Edible Wild Plants and Herbs

Edible Wild Plants and Herbs


  • Author : Alan M. Cvancara
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0071368272


Edible Wild Plants and Herbs Book Description :

Ragged Mountain Press Pocket Guides are jam-packed with the no-frills, real-life advice and reassurance anyone heading out needs for a successful, safe, and rewarding trip. Designed for quick reference, Ragged Mountain Press Pocket Guides fit easily into a backpack, pocket, or dry bag, and are attractively packaged in water-resistant and tear-resistant covers. Ragged Mountain Press Pocket Guides offer the seasoned advice of some of the country’s most respected experts—an unparalleled reservoir of information in a compact package. Edible Wild Plants and Herbs provides concise, easy-to-understand details on the identification and edibility of 50 of the most common plants in the U.S. and Canada. Readers get a tutorial on preparing plants to eat and ...

Wild Edible Plants of Western North America

Wild Edible Plants of Western North America


  • Author : Donald R. Kirk
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1975
  • Genre: Plants, Edible
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0911010858


Wild Edible Plants of Western North America Book Description :

This book describes or mentions the great bulk of the edible plants found in the western United States west of the Great Plains and in southwestern Canada and northwestern Mexico. Carefully illustrated, it helps you identify many hundreds of edible plants that may give you helpful food on a camping trip or someday save your life....

Edible Plants of Atlantic Canada

Edible Plants of Atlantic Canada


  • Author : Peter J. Scott
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0986537608


Edible Plants of Atlantic Canada Book Description :

In an era before supermarkets became our main source of food, most people knew which wild plants were edible and how to prepare them for delicious meals. The woods, clearings, heaths, and seashores of Atlantic Canada are home to a wide variety of edible plants. In this book, author Peter Scott provides a wealth of information on more than sixty wild edible plant species. This easy-to-use guide includes important details about identification, habitats in which the plants are found, basic recipes, a glossary, and references, so that everybody can enjoy the bounty that exists outsides our doors....