The Encyclopedia of Edible Plants of North America

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McGraw Hill Professional, 1998 - Health & Fitness - 584 pages
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Discusses edible plant species, including etymology, location, uses of each part, history of the uses, medicinal uses, and possible toxicity.

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Contents

Lycopods and Horsetails Lycopodiophyta and Equisetophyta
15
Cycads and Conifers Pinopfiyta
24
Flowering Plants Magnoliophyta
38
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