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Edible and Useful Plants of the East

Edible and Useful Plants of the East

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Edible and Useful Plants of the East
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This mission is to help show people that here are thousands of helpful and useful plants that grow right outside your house.

Edible and Useful Plants of the East

Lat: 34.26 Long: -85.40

Recent Spottings

Chokecherry Joseph R. Godreau 1 0 Chokecherry
Mullein cobalttoad 2 0 Mullein
Squawroot /Bear Corn cobalttoad 2 2 Squawroot /Bear Corn
Sulphur Shelf (chicken of the woods) cobalttoad 3 0 Sulphur Shelf (chicken of the woods)
Rosemary flowers Muckpuk 1 0 Rosemary flowers
Trifoliate Orange flowntheloop 1 0 Trifoliate Orange
Frost Grape flowntheloop 2 7 Frost Grape
Thimbleberry Joseph R. Godreau 9 5 Thimbleberry
Green Spore mushrooms colbyhenderson45 2 3 Green Spore mushrooms
Pawpaw Maria dB 1 2 Pawpaw
Pawpaw QWMom 2 0 Pawpaw
Lion's Mane colbyhenderson45 0 0 Lion's Mane
American Beautyberry Ric3 1 0 American Beautyberry
Virginia Strawberry AshleyL 3 2 Virginia Strawberry
Wild raspberry Maria dB 1 0 Wild raspberry
Fetid Passion Flower Chandra Purnama 1 0 Fetid Passion Flower
Ostrich Fern Fyn Kynd 1 0 Ostrich Fern
Greater plantain SuzannaSetiawaty 1 0 Greater plantain
Virginia Creeper KenCheeks 2 0 Virginia Creeper
Mayapple Maria dB 1 0 Mayapple
Sourwood sarah in the woods 2 0 Sourwood
Creeping spinach Evergreen 2 1 Creeping spinach
Smoky Tetanolita litter moth Maria dB 1 0 Smoky Tetanolita litter moth
American Lotus KenCheeks 1 0 American Lotus
Wild garlic Maria dB 4 0 Wild garlic
Maypops or Mayapple erigeronperegrinus 1 2 Maypops or Mayapple
Dutchman's Breeches KenCheeks 4 0 Dutchman's Breeches
Wild Comfrey KenCheeks 2 0 Wild Comfrey
Jack-in-the-pulpit KenCheeks 1 0 Jack-in-the-pulpit
Pear-shaped puffball Maria dB 3 0 Pear-shaped puffball
Jelly fungus Maria dB 3 2 Jelly fungus
Common cattail Maria dB 1 0 Common cattail
American beautyberry Maria dB 1 0 American beautyberry
Winter Mushroom sarah in the woods 1 0 Winter Mushroom
American Persimmon QWMom 1 0 American Persimmon
Mayapple QWMom 2 0 Mayapple
Sea Oats QWMom 2 2 Sea Oats
Yellowroot QWMom 1 0 Yellowroot
Paw Paw chesterbperry 2 0 Paw Paw
Pagoda dogwood Maria dB 1 0 Pagoda dogwood
Maitake, Hen-of-the-woods, Ram's head or Sheep's head colbyhenderson45 2 1 Maitake, Hen-of-the-woods, Ram's head or Sheep's head
Osage Orange Wilsons 1 0 Osage Orange
Sticky Willie weed Maria dB 2 0 Sticky Willie weed
Wild blackberry Maria dB 1 1 Wild blackberry
Crane Fly Orchid chesterbperry 1 0 Crane Fly Orchid
Indian pink Maria dB 2 0 Indian pink
Spotting TeresaBurke 0 0 Spotting
Black-eyed Susan Maria dB 1 0 Black-eyed Susan
Cow-Parsnip DavidMroczkowski 1 1 Cow-Parsnip
Wood betony Maria dB 2 0 Wood betony

Recently joined

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Muckpuk Root Doctor Tina Louise Joseph R. Godreau
AshleyL Daniel R Hughes Erin S ZooNerd
Chandra Purnama Marek Koszorek MaggieMahan Lynn Cremona
jenne.stiller marylou.wildlife DrewThornton shinleveranna
LailiFinkBratton suzmonk rohanberg nursejurs
BerrianA.HobbyIV sarah in the woods the-forest-room2 JennieDoomsday
Lisa NGA kara2 Evergreen jennyspags
Mr. P AndreavonW Annika Dacire
LCHinchey RachaelLeeHorton hourglasstym ErinWCharger
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