By Edible Wild Food
When we were children one of the fond memories many of us share was playing with the maple tree “helicopters”. These helicopters were also known as “whirlees” or keys. No matter what you remember them as, they are actually called samaras. Maple seeds earned their name as being helicopters because they [...]
So you’re stranded in the wilderness. You consumed the last nub of your Clif Bar two days ago, and now you’re feeling famished. Civilization is still several days away, and you need to keep up your strength. The greenery all around you is looking more and more appetizing. But what to nibble on? Some plants [...]
Poisonous Plants The Water Hemlocks are the most poisonous plants in North America.
Water Hemlock – The whole plant. its somewhat open ragged look.
All parts are deadly poisonous. Even a small mouthful can kill an adult. Therefore it stands to reason that ingesting even a little bit of the juice will make a [...]