Edible Wild Plants provides what you really need to know to have your own wild food adventures. Whether a beginner or advanced wild food aficionado, gardener, chef, botanist, nutritionist, scientist, or a dieter with special needs, this book is for you. Author John Kallas gives you unprecedented details, maps, simple explanations, and multiple close-up photographs of every plant covered at every important stage of growth. You learn that a plant is not only edible but when, why, and how it is. He can turn you into a successful, well-fed, and happy forager anywhere in North America.
For more information on this book, other publications by John Kallas, and wild foods in general, see www.wildfoodadventures.com
I recommend this book for anyone wanting to start learning about wild edible plants.
I also prefer books with good descriptions, lots of photos of each plant to make identification easier, and to cover the plant from identification to the plate.
I have an extensive collection of foraging and wild foods books; Edible Wild Plants is one of my favorites and I highly recommend it.
This book is awesome, Not a whole lot of plants covered that others don't already cover, but none the less, full of quality photo's and learned and saw a few plants in detail that... Read morePublished 3 days ago by Michael Champagne
Easy to read and very informative. Great pictures and overall great read. Going to get outside and explore for some of these.Published 3 days ago by Paige
The most comprehensive wild edibles book I've ever used. More information than any other book on the subject and really detailed pictures, too. Read morePublished 12 days ago by EMcD
Good book very informative lots of great and useful information. Just a wealth of useful info. Shipping and seller was delivered in great condition and resonable shipping time.Published 17 days ago by steven nelson
I bought this book by John Kallas as a companion book to the Samuel Thayer book on the same topic Although I have not read this book entirely, it contains a wealth of information... Read morePublished 17 days ago by Wilson Owen
.A very good beginners guide to edible wild plants. We spent an entire day gathering "weeds" and making a meal; my grandson said: "This was the best day I've ever had... Read morePublished 20 days ago by Debrah