Common Buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica) It became widespread in Canada in the Characteristics include: Oval shaped leafs that curl towards the tip, leafs are opposite of eachother. In addition, they have a pointed thorn at the end of each branch.
Chickweed is an annual wild edible that grows in many locations and as hardy as it is, chickweed is quite delicate. This is an easy-to-grow plant that’s healthy to eat and it produces flowers throughout the growing season even in hot, dry conditions.
This Little Weed Is One of the Most Useful Medicines on the Planet
Purslane - we call it a weed. This web page brings you purslane facts and purslane recipes to bolster your appreciation of this virtuous wild plant. A nutritious edible weed absolutely delicious when mixed with yogurt and garlic!
Lamb's Quarter/Goosefoot/ Pigweed - Very nutritious wild edible. Who knew, this stuff grows all over the garden and I've been yanking it up and throwing it away. Leave some for the rabbits and have some for dinner :)