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Wild Food Foraging

See the hummingbird?  She nested in our avocado tree Christmas 2001
 Cassie (one of our canis-friends) pauses thoughtfully by a roadside floral-friend, alyssum  
  • Pick fresh
  • Hardy by natural selection
  • Unsprayed
  • No chemical fertilizers
  • No dyes or wax
Learning to use wild flora on a daily basis offers surprising benefits:
here is an article you might find interesting ...

Why Eat Wild food?

Have a look at Paul Getty's
Wild Food List:


  These pages are intended to be an aid to learning about wild edibles -- but cannot substitute for the
essential training one needs to get from a knowledgeable guide.

The ONLY "thumbrule" worth knowing:
Know your plants!
"When in doubt, do without!"
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