Category Archives: Foraging Wild Plants

Traditional Morel Mushroom Recipe

Every Spring we look forward to heading out into the woods and foraging for wild morel mushrooms. Mushroom season usually peaks around the end of April where we live but the season got off to an early start this year. … Continue reading

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Medicinal Plants: Plantain

Plantain (Plantago major and Plantago lanceolata) is a common “weed” that can be easily found in almost any yard. There are over 200 varieties, the most common being English Plantain and Common Plantain. (The above photo is Common Plantain) Plantain contains astringent properties that … Continue reading

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