Anyone who has spent serious time outdoors knows that in survival situations, wild plants are often the only sustenance available. The proper identification of these plants can mean the difference between survival and death. This book describes habitat and distribution, physical characteristics, and edible parts of wild plantsamdash;the key elements of identification. Hugely important to the book are its color photos. There are over one hundred of them, further simplifying the identification of poisonous and edible plants. No serious outdoors person should ever hit the trail without this book and the knowledge contained within it.Absolutely identify plants before using them as food. Poison hemlockhas killed peoplewho mistook it for its relatives, wild carrots andwild parsnips. At times you may find yourselfin asituation for which you could not plan. In this instance you mayanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants|
|Author||:||Department of the Army|
|Publisher||:||Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. - 2013-12-13|