Category Archive: Identification

Jan 03

Edible Agave Americana Wild Food Foraging

Wild food foraging offers an wide selection of food growing in the wild including the edible Agave Americana. Agave Americana is as known by the names: century plant, maguey or American aloe. It typically lives about 10 to 30 years, it has a spread of about 4 ft with gray green leaves up to 2 …

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Oct 30

Guide To Elderberry Identification

This is amazing guide to the Elderberry identification for beginning wild food foraging enthusiasts will share how to safely gather Elderberries, one of nature’s gifts that also is full of health benefits. This in depth article covers so many different aspects of elderberries from the history, appearance (leaves, flowers, berries), where to find where they …

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Jul 28

Clickable Library of Edible Wild Food Foraging Plants

This clickable library of edible wild food foraging plants can be an amazing source of distinguishing features, edible parts, habitats and pictures of each plant making identification easier. You can find a state extension office or another trusted source in your city to double check (take them a sample of the plant) before consumption. If …

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Jun 28

Wild Grape Leaf Recipes

Wild Grape Leaf Recipes Learn how to identify and harvest wild grape leaves. How to tell the difference between them and and a wildleaf that looks similar but is toxic and then how to use them in cooking. Along The Grapevine shares info and 4 recipes for using wild grape leaf. One of the recipes …

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May 11

Wild Forest Shrooms

Great series of videos on wild forest mushrooms. There are four videos that take you through a variety of mushrooms mostly focusing on morels. Shows what they look like and how to tell the difference between edible morels and false morels, also shows coral and walnut snow shrooms. The second video shows how to sort …

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Mar 31

How To Find Morel Mushrooms 101

How To Find Morel Mushrooms 101

How To Find Morel Mushrooms 101 Here are some more tips and tricks of find Morel mushrooms, the 5 star attraction of all wild food foraged foods.  Morel mushrooms, if your lucky enough to find the dehydrated in a grocery store typically will cost a shopper  14 – 20 dollars an ounce.  They are cheaper …

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