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Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West (Outdoor and Nature)

by Muriel Sweet

  • 243 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Naturegraph Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants - General,
  • Reference,
  • Nature,
  • Plants, Useful,
  • The West,
  • Botany, Economic,
  • Identification,
  • Plants, Edible

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8129932M
    ISBN 100879610468
    ISBN 109780879610463

    Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants 3 General Rules for Your Safety This book is a comprehensive catalog of wild plants, mushroom, and fruit that can be consumed safely in the wild. Wherever you’re stranded in the wilderness, and you consumed the last food you had, here are some information in case you’re feeling famished. Edible Wild Plants: A Pictorial Guide (paperback) A pictorial guide to 37 common wild edible plants found throughout the United States and Canada. Pre-order special: save $3. Expected release date is August One large image per plant. This full-color gloss publication, 4" X 6", is a handy pocketsize.

      These plants are found in every state east of the Mississippi River along with Ontario and Quebec. A few states west of the river like Montana, Nebraska, Kansas, and the Pacific coast states and provinces all have these wild edible plants, as well. Do NOT mistake plants like parsley or carrots or potatoes with this group. Edible Parts: This plant's general appearance would not indicate its usefulness to the survivor, but while this plant is flowering in the spring, its fresh flowers can be eaten. This plant is common in the areas where it is found. An analysis of the food value of this plant has shown it to be high in sugar and nitrogenous components.

    History. Almost all major groups of wild plants in British Columbia have edible members that are reported to have been used by the First Nations peoples. Many are still used today. Native plants of B.C. largely contributed to the diets of First Nations peoples of this area before these people and their land were colonized.. Seaweed. Seaweed has been an important plant for many First Nations. The Guide to Wild Foods and Useful Plants covers the key edible and poisonous plants of California and the desert southwest. The book includes black and white photos to aid in identification. Guide to Wild Foods and Useful Plants. ISBN: pages.


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Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West (Outdoor and Nature) by Muriel Sweet Download PDF EPUB FB2

Common Edible Useful Plants of the West (Outdoor and Nature) Revised ed. Edition. Common Edible Useful Plants of the West (Outdoor and Nature) Revised ed. Edition. by Muriel Sweet (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. ISBN /5(3).

Common Edible & Useful Plants of the West - If you want to know how the Indians, the pioneers and the early Spanish-Americans used many of the common wild plants of the west for food, for building shelters or making artifacts, and as tonics or in other ways to help bring back or preserve health, this is the book for by: 9.

Common Edible Useful Plants of the West. How the Indians, pioneers, and the early Spanish-Americans used many of the common wild plants for food, and medicinal uses, also including making shelters or making artifacts.

This book has the answers Young Bracken fern shoots substitute for asparagus, clover for tea/5. Common edible and useful plants of the West. Sweet, Muriel. Publication date. Topics. Plants, Edible -- West (U.S.), Botany, Economic, Botany -- West (U.S.) Publisher.

Healdsburg, Calif.: Naturegraph : Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sweet, Muriel. Common edible and useful plants of the West.

Healdsburg, Calif., Naturegraph Co., © 50 Common Edible & Useful Plants of the Southwest book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. This is my all time favourite edible and useful plant field guide for the west. There may be more detailed books, more colour based guides, but for size and useful info while hiking and camping, it provides accurate, and helpful, facts and diagrams; both to identify and use wild plants of the s: 50 Common Edible & Useful Plants of the Southwest: David Yetman, Melissa Urreiztieta, Scott T.

Smith, Larry Ulrich, Rick and Nora Bowers, Bruce Griffin, Debra Valov, Wendy Hodgson, C. Allan Morgan, J.

Peterson, Derek Gallagher, Tom Bean, Paul Mirocha: : Books. Buy used: $ & FREE Shipping. Used: Very Good | Details/5(4). Recommended Books: How Indians Used Desert Plants by James W. Cornett. 50 Common Edible & Useful Plants of the Southwest by Western National Park Association.

Related Courses: Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Courses. Wilderness Survival Courses. About the Author: Filip Tkaczyk is a periodic guest teacher at Alderleaf. The descriptions and common uses of the plants are also sketchy, but like the author says the book contains only the most important and common edible plants of the West.

So I would not recommend the book for the beginner and only maybe for the more experienced forager for reminders on plant uses while out hiking because of the book's light weight/5.

Genre/Form: book: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Sweet, Muriel. Common edible and useful plants of the West. Healdsburg, Calif., Naturegraph Co., © Buy Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West by Muriel Sweet online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Common Edible & Useful Plants of the West (Book): Sweet, Muriel: Baker & TaylorNotes on the habitats, biological classification, and identifying characteristics of more than one hundred ferns, trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs accompany instructions on their preparation and uses.

Common edible & useful plants of the West. [Muriel Sweet] -- Notes on the habitats, biological classification, and identifying characteristics of more than one hundred ferns, trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs accompany instructions on their preparation and uses.

plants because of over-collecting, and land-use changes have also reduced the natural plant harvests for drug materials. To locate, collect, and prepare plants for market is time- consuming work. Some collectors do not know all the useful plant species and the best markets for them.

This manual was. Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West by Sweet, Muriel A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting. Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West by Muriel S.

as a naturalist, i find books, such as this one, to be very informative and useful in the field and for basic understanding of various s: 2. Common edible & useful plants of the West – Hardcover (). Muriel Sweet is the author of Common Edible Useful Plants of the West ( avg rating, 14 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Common Edible and Useful /5(3).

Genre/Form: Field guides: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Sweet, Muriel. Common edible & useful plants of the West. Healdsburg, Calif.: Naturegraph. Category(ies): Nature Exploration - Keywords: edible plants Age Group: grade Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West Non-Fiction.

Sweet, M. Naturegraph Publishers, Incorporated. Category(ies): Plants - Keywords: edible plants Age Group: grade Edible Wild Plants of Eastern North America Non-Fiction.

Fernald, M.L. Dover.Sweet, M. Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West. Healdsburg, California: Naturegraph Company.Some prefer this book to "Asparagus" because it is a bit more useful. Common Edible and Useful Plants of the West (Outdoor and Nature) by Muriel Sweet covers how the Indians, pioneers, and early Spanish-Americans used many of the common wild plants for food, building shelters, or making artifacts.

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