Posts Tagged ‘burdock root’

Foraged Burdock Part Deux

In my previous post on foraging burdock, I talked about harvesting the roots.  Now it’s time to forage the new stalks that shoot up from the plant in their second year, before they flower.  I harvested the burdock from an empty city lot next to the fledgeling Greenleaf Community Garden, where my partner has a plot.  Read more ›

What’s Up Burdock?

Foraging for burdock root has been on my radar for a while.  I love the idea of foraging for mushrooms, vegetables and fruit, particularly within the urban area of Minneapolis.  It’s a basic skill that I’ve wanted to further develop to take advantage of ultra local resources.  Read more ›

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