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Foraging for Edible Weeds

From Canada's Backyard

Did you know that some common weeds may be eaten?

Join Paul Sokoloff, Senior Research Assistant in Botany and discover how to forage for common edible weeds found in your backyard. Create delicious recipes that can be served with your favourite meal on the grill.

Download the recipes (PDF). 

Later, try your hand at weed bingo. See how many species of these plants, common across Canada, you can find right in your own backyard!

Download the bingo card (PDF).