Edible Wild Plants: An Introduction to Familiar North American Species
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Edible Wild Plants: An Introduction to Familiar North American Species

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by James Kavanagh
     
 

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Some wild edible plants have poisonous look-alikes, and it is important to know the difference when harvesting. Edible Wild Plants is a simplified guide to familiar and widespread species of edible berries, nuts, leaves and roots found in North America. This beautifully illustrated guide identifies over 100 familiar species and includes information on how to

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Some wild edible plants have poisonous look-alikes, and it is important to know the difference when harvesting. Edible Wild Plants is a simplified guide to familiar and widespread species of edible berries, nuts, leaves and roots found in North America. This beautifully illustrated guide identifies over 100 familiar species and includes information on how to harvest their edible parts. It also includes a section on dangerous poisonous plants to avoid that have contact poisons that can blister skin. This convenient guide is an ideal, portable source of practical information and ideal for field use. Made in the USA.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583551271
Publisher:
Waterford Press Ltd.
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Series:
Pocket Naturalist Guide Series
Pages:
1
Sales rank:
103,226
Product dimensions:
3.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author


Zoologist James Kavanagh has researched and written more than 450 publications pertaining to wildlife observation and outdoor recreation. His unique talent is in taking complex information and synthesizing the salient points to make knowledge about nature and the outdoors more accessible to novices, and to present quick, portable reference information for more experienced wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide.

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Edible Wild Plants: An Introduction to Familiar North American Species 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
buckman More than 1 year ago
this is a foldup for pack or survival kit . has alround info on plants to survive in a tight situation.