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Wild Edible Wednesday! A collection of wild edible and medicinal plants we try to bring to light every Wednesday. Be sure to consult a professional before attempting to touch, use, or ingest any plants you aren't personally familiar with! Feel free to share with your friends, family, or anywhere else!

WEW: Wild Violet

  This week's wild edible is Wild Violet!           You've probably walked past this attractive little plant without even noticing it or thinking...

WEW: Hairy Bittercress

  This week's wild edible is Hairy Bittercress!           This tiny wild edible plant is among some the first wild edible greens to start showing their...

WEW: Dandelion

  This week's wild edible is Dandelion!           Ah, at last, we come to the notorious dandelion. This is one of the most...

WEW: Persian Speedwell

  This week's wild edible is Persian Speedwell! AKA: Bird's Eye Speedwell, Birdeye Speedwell, and Winter Speedwell           Persian speedwell is quite the little weed....

WEW: Henbit

  This week's wild edible is Henbit!           This plant can be found in alot of the same places as dead-nettle, in fact, they...

WEW: Red Dead-Nettle

  This week's wild edible is Red Dead-Nettle!                 This plant is also known as purple dead-nettle and purple archangel....

WEW: Wild Onion

This week's wild edible is Goldenrod! -All parts above ground on this plant are edible. Flowers and leaves can be eaten fresh, cooked as...

WEW: Japanese Barberry

WEW: Partidgeberry

This week's wild edible is Partridgeberry! -This plant is also known as squaw vine. The edible parts of this tiny plant are the berries...

WEW: American Wintergreen

This week's wild edible is American Wintergreen! -This plant is also known as Tea Berry or Chokeberry. It grows almost exclusively along the eastern coast...