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Edible Wild Plantsby James Kavanagh
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Some wild edible plants have very poisonous look-alikes and it is vital to know the difference. Edible Wild Plants is the essential pocket-sized, folding guide to familiar edible berries, nuts, leaves and plants found in North America and advises how to harvest them. This beautifully illustrated guide identifies over 100 familiar species and includes a section on dangerous poisonous plants. Created and printed in the USA, and updated in 2012 with a new cover design and updated species selection, it conveniently folds to fit in a back pocket so you have vital information readily available when you need it.
Accessible and informative, this laminated, pocket-sized reference documents more than 100 species of edible berries, nuts, leaves, and plants found in North America and explains how to harvest them. A section on dangerous, poisonous plants is also included.
A must-have reference guide for beginners and experts alike. This indispensable guide identifies common species of edible and poisonous plants found throughout North America. It also provides helpful tips on harvesting fruit and berries, nuts and seeds, and leaves.
About the Author
James Kavanagh has written over 300 pocket guides to nature, science, travel and languages that have sold over 2.5 million copies worldwide. With degrees in zoology and marketing, James has a unique ability to condense complicated subjects.
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