Wild Medicinals

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Purslane Or Spurge?

PURSLANE • Excellent source of Omega-3 fatty acids (better than fish oil!) • An excellent source of Vitamin A, one of the highest among green leafy vegetables • A rich source of vitamin C, and…


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Clover and Cyanide

Question…Why don’t the bugs eat the clover in my yard? Ok …here we go… Under ordinary conditions, cyanide is safely bonded to sugar molecules that are sequestered in secure pockets inside each plant cell. The…


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Plantain edible weed

Plantain (Plantago major) is a weed commonly found in the wild and (much to suburbanites’ dismay) the lawns of almost everyone living in temperate climates. It is traditionally used to treat minor cuts and a…