Photos from September 12, 2015 Plant Walk

image

image

Milkweed can be quite delicious

image

Rose hips are a great source of Vitamin C

image

Go on, give them a try

image

Perfectly ripe Staghorn Sumac

image

image

Cattails provide something edible all year long.
These corms are delicious.

image

Willow has been used medicinally for millenia

image

If you look in the right spot, you will find plenty of Jewelweed

image

Evening primrose

image

Sometimes beauty is enough

image

Lambs quarters, plantain, clover, wood sorrel, wild lettuce, dandelion, and cleavers
An entire salad sitting at the base of these stair.

image

Everyone loves the feel of Mullein leaves

image

Stinging Nettles are not the enemy you might think.

image

While not delicious, the inner bark of White pine can keep you alive.