The Rocky Mountain region's diverse geography overflows with edible plant species. From salsify to pearly everlasting, currants to pine nuts, Foraging the Rocky Mountains guides you to 85 edible wild foods and healthful herbs of the region. This valuable reference guide will help you identify and appreciate the wild bounty of the Rocky Mountain states. This guide also includes:: detailed descriptions of edible plants and animals tips on finding, preparing, and using foraged foods recipes suitable for the trail and at home detailed, full-color photos a glossary of botanical termsHabitat Ranges Defined The Rocky Mountain region is filled with diverse microclimates. What grows at 5, 500a#39; in elevation can be much different than what grows at 9, 000a#39;. What grows on the north (colder, darker, moister) side of a hill is anbsp;...
|Title||:||Foraging the Rocky Mountains|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2013-06-04|