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Smooth Phlox (Phlox glaberrima)

Smooth Phlox (Phlox glaberrima) is an herbaceous perennial that is native to Georgia.

Viola odorata Sweet Violet, English Violet, Garden Violet, Sweet Violet,  Florist (perennial, Vegetable (young leaves and flower buds) - eaten raw or cooked, garnish herb,  thickening soup, herbal tea)

Viola odorata Sweet Violet, English Violet, Garden Violet, Sweet Violet, Florist (perennial, Vegetable (young leaves and flower buds) - eaten raw or cooked, garnish herb, thickening soup, herbal tea)

Edible Milk Thistle - how to find it and distinguish it; It grows in many places around the world; The young stalks, leaves, roots, and flowers can be eaten

Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) is wild, edible and nutritious food. Identify milk thistle via its pictures, habitat, height, flowers and leaves.

The Herbal Farm: RED ROOT

New Jersey Tea (Ceanothus americanus) attracts butterflies & hummingbirds in summer and provides berries for birds in winter; sun to bright shade, well-drained soil, high, wide

OUR LADY'S MANTLE, Alchemilla vulgaris

OUR LADY’S MANTLE Alchemilla vulgaris ROSACEAE Lately I’ve been sitting in the shade of a lovely plum tree here at the Blessed Maine Herb Farm, as the weather has been hot, and I appreciate t…

Chionanthus virginicus

November is a great time to plant trees in Georgia. Our plentiful winter rains and cool temperatures help woody plants like trees and s.

Nasturtium officinale Watercress. Z3.  It cannot grow in the shade. It prefers wet soil and can grow in water.  not frost tender. It is in flower from May to October, and the seeds ripen from Jul to October. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Bees, flies, self.The plant is self-fertile.  It is noted for attracting wildlife. Leaves;  Seed. Antirheumatic;  Antiscorbutic;  Appetizer;  Depurative;  Diuretic;  Expectorant;  Hypoglycaemic;

Nasturtium officinale Watercress. Z3. It cannot grow in the shade. It prefers wet soil and can grow in water. not frost tender. It is in flower from May to October, and the seeds ripen from Jul to October. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Bees, flies, self.The plant is self-fertile. It is noted for attracting wildlife. Leaves; Seed. Antirheumatic; Antiscorbutic; Appetizer; Depurative; Diuretic; Expectorant; Hypoglycaemic;

18+ Milkweed Ideas for Butterfly Gardens- The thick leaves of asclepias viridis are a tasty treat for spring time monarch caterpillars. The Kansas Native Plant Society recently named this milkweed their 2015 Wildflower of the Year!

Find Milkweed Plants and Milkweed Seeds for Monarchs- 25?

NOVEMBER Gardening- Asclepias viridis (spider milkweed) seeds are a good option for fall planting since the seeds need exposure to cold before germinating in spring.

Foraging ramsons (wild edible garlic) and a warning about toxic lookalikes

Dutch: Daslook - French: Ail des ours - German: Bärlauch Pictured above is one of my favorite wild edibles: bear's garlic , also known as ramsons. I t's a wild garlic species (Allium.

Foto: N p holmes

Foto: N p holmes

Winter #Cress, a wild #edible plant.

Barbarea vulgaris 'Winter Cream'

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