Information, recipes, and fun facts about one of my favorite weeds, the sow thistle.
How to identify poison ivy and distinguish it from other, similar plants in the woods. Poison ivy images and description, along with examples of mimic plants. This article also includes prevention tips and treatment...
Information, recipes, folklore and fun, all about the wickedly fascinating stinging nettle plant.
Growing English bluebells is quite easy, although the whole process is slow, taking 4 to 5 years for the seedlings to grow bulbs big enough to produce flowers. Having said that, it is almost the only way to buy...
Plantain has all of the health benefits of spinach. Use it on mosquito bites and the itch will go right away.
Mallow is a nutritious and very common edible wild plant that can be found when wildcrafting. It is easy for foragers to find and gather.
Giant hogweed: dangerous or acceptable? I think it's both. It's beautiful, but you certainly have to handle it with care. It's an invasive plant which spreads rapidly, so you have to control it.
Our woodland garden is filled with a variety of native plants including Jack-in-the-Pulpit and Indian Pipes, and mixed with ornament shrubs and flowers that attract birds, bugs and other critters.
This guide offers information relating to Carnivorous Plants. What they are, how to care for them and where to buy them. Did you know that there are over 630 different varieties? Or that many are relatively easy to...
How to forage for the most common edible wild plants in Zone 5, identification and preparation tips included.