Wild Edible Plants

Wild Edibles in Your Backyard (Hosted by Ellie)

Wild edibles in your backyard, hosted by Ellie

In this cute and humorous video Ellie covers some of the wild edible plants you will likely find growing in your backyard. The plants covered includes: Daisy, Greater Plantain, Clover, Wood Sorrel, Wild Leeks, Lamb Quarters, and Dead Nettle.

Sources:

Daisy:
http://www.botanical-online.com/english/daisy_properties.htm
Good for headaches: http://www.about-herbs.eu/daisy-feverfew-a-natural-remedy-for-migraine-pain-spine-and-joints.html
http://en.heilkraeuter.net/herbs/daisy.htm
http://www.thebestofrawfood.com/wild-edible-plants.html
http://rawedibleplants.blogspot.com/2012/06/ox-eye-daisy-leucanthemum-vulgare.html
http://www.ediblewildfood.com/daisy-fleabane.aspx

Greater Plantain: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plantago_major

Clover: http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-308-red%20clover.aspx?activeingredientid=308&

Wood Sorrel: http://herbs-treatandtaste.blogspot.com/2011/02/wood-sorrel-medicinal-benefits-and-uses.html
http://bushcraftskills.blogspot.com/2010/07/wild-edibles-delicious-lemony-medicinal.html

Wild Leeks (Ramps):
http://theforagerpress.com/fieldguide/aprilfd.htm
http://www.wild-leeks.com/

Lambs Quarters:

Lambs Quarter

http://www.digherbs.com/lambs-quarter.html

Surprising Lambs Quarters

Dead Nettle (of the mint family): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3l-6My1McHc&t=726s

http://www.survivallandusa.com/Lamium-Amplexicaule-Henbit-Dead-Nettle-Edible.html

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