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#1 StGeorge1984

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 10:22 AM

Are any of these edible.

They seem to grow well in my garden.

The third attachment I am looking at the tiny white flower.

Many thanks,

Darren

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Posted 02 August 2014 - 03:47 AM

Hi Darren,

The 1st picture im not sure what the one with little yellow flowers is, the one to the right is dandelion which is edible and the one behind looks like young garlic mustard or nipplewort both edible but would need a better picture to be sure,  the 3rd picture is chickweed these are all feed in moderation. :)

Have you had a look on here, it's really good to help with what's edible and what's not. :)  http://www.thetortoi...e/plants_19.asp



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Posted 02 August 2014 - 03:20 PM

Hi Darren the first one is Oxalis (Wood Sorrel) and is a no no because it is high in oxalic acid and can contribute to the formation of kidney stones and gout.



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Posted 02 August 2014 - 06:00 PM

Thank you. I will get digging tomorrow. X




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