28 Aug '11, 2pm

10 Remarkably Useful Plants You Can Find in the Wild (MNN) #Botany #Environment

10 Remarkably Useful Plants You Can Find in the Wild (MNN) #Botany #Environment

Very true, Vicky. One should take some time to read up on these plants, especially, how to identify them in the wild, before going out and sampling them. Very important! Young comfrey plants and young foxglove plants, before they bloom, can resemble each other a bit. The last thing anybody should do is ingest anything from foxglove... do your homework before you go harvesting!

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/wilderness-resources/pho...

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