Guide to Common Edible Plants of British Columbia (British Columbia Provincial Museum Dept. of Recreation and Conservation Handbooks, No. 20)

By: Szczawinski, A. & G. Hardy

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B000HSAUV4 90 pages including index and bibliography. "Includes those plants which seem to be most easily available, most easily recognized, and most difficult to confuse with poisonous plants. Selected from as wide a geographic range as possible." - from Introduction. Includes species from beaches, alpine meadows and the northern tundra. Covers: bracken fern, sword fen, ostrich fern, the junipers, lodgepole pine, western yellow pine, june berry , alpine and red bearberry, kinnikinik, orgeon grape, crowberry, salal, labrador tea, bob cranberry, choke cherry, gooseberry and currant, wild rose, blackberries, raspberries, thimbleberry, salmonberry, cloudberry, elderberry, buffalo berry, blueberry, huckleberry, bilberry, whortleberry, cranberry, mountain bilberry, evergreen huckleberry, red huckleberry, mountain cranberry, squashberry, couch-grass, wild onion, milkweed, orach, balsam root, plus over 30 more edible plants from the B.C. landscape. Includes dozens of black and white detailed illustrations. Average wear. Unmarked.. A sound vintage copy of this handy and possibly life-saving reference.

Title: Guide to Common Edible Plants of British Columbia (British Columbia Provincial Museum Dept. of Recreation and Conservation Handbooks, No. 20)

Author Name: Szczawinski, A. & G. Hardy

Categories: British Columbia, Natural History, Back to the Land,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1967

ISBN Number: B000HSAUV4

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 351G2863

Keywords: bracken fern, sword fen, ostrich fern, the junipers, lodgepole pine, western yellow pine, june berry , alpine and red bearberry, kinnikinik, orgeon grape, crowberry, salal, labrador tea, bob cranberry, choke cherry, gooseberry and currant, wild rose, blackberries, raspberries, thimbleberry, salmonberry, cloudberry, elderberry, buffalo berry, blueberry, huckleberry, bilberry, whortleberry, cranberry, mountain bilberry, evergreen huckleberry, red huckleberry, mountain cranberry, squashberry, couch-grass, wild onion, milkweed, orach, balsam Root Guide to Common Edible Plants of British Columbia,