1st Edition

Handbook of Edible Weeds Herbal Reference Library

By James A. Duke Copyright 2001

    Handbook of Edible Weeds contains detailed descriptions and illustrations of 100 edible weeds, representing 100 genera of higher plant species. Some of the species are strictly American, but many are cosmopolitan weeds. Each account includes common names recognized by the Weed Science Society of America, standard Latin scientific names, uses, and distribution (geographic and ecological). Cautionary notes are included regarding the potential allergenic or other harmful properties of many of the weeds.

    Edible weeds listed in alphabetical order.


    James A. Duke