Samuel Thayer, 2010, 512pp.
The newest and the best of all wild foraging books is an enjoyable read. 41 commonly available edible wild plants covered at length with clear descriptions and how to use them. Each with many color pictures showing stages of growth, the tastiest parts and similar plants to avoid. Willl show you weeds you pull out in your garden are every bit as good as the plants you intentionally grow. For example, autumn olive, an invasive tree in much of the United States is the berry of choice for making fruit leather.
APPROX WEIGHT: 2.3 lbs.