A Peterson Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants
The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars.
More than 370 edible wild plants, plus 37 poisonous look-alikes, are described here, with 400 drawings and 78 colour photographs showing precisely how to recognize each species. Also included are habitat descriptions, lists of plants by season, and preparation instructions for 22 different food uses.
Author | Photographer - Lee Allen Peterson
Editor | Illustrator - Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.
- Format: Paperback
- Dimensions: 352 pages, 7.3 x 4.5 x 0.9 in
- Published by: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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