Doesn’t have purple flower so not poison.
Delicious green, late in season bitter, make string out of stem, stinging good for arthritis
Stem good for string. Not edible in fall.
Usually just one stem, fruits stick to you.
Can make tincture medicine from seeds to make you sweet. Before you go in sauna.
2 year old life. At second year makes fruits
Horse weed / miles tail
Leaves are spicy and good
flowers smell nice. Can really take over. Can rub on you for bug spray. Fruit flies avoid.
Opposite, so MADHORSE. Silver on the bottom, deep lobes on leaf. Often grows near water.
Joe pie weed
Grows near wetland, hollow stem
White pain killing sap
Black cherry tree
Has fungus on it, black wounds. Black pealy bark.
Multiple seeds, stubby branches, lots of diversity won’t be tasty till frost
Can simmer with water, cider nectar, dehydrate slop
Colonial organism, like a sponge
White poison sumac
Like poison Ivy
Shag bark hickory
Compound large leaves
Sunchoke / Jerusalem artichoke
Eat the tubers
Swamp white oak
More edible oaks
Sweet flag / calamus
In family of jack in the pulpit. Fragrant root, medicinal. Can eat the stalk. Brings mental clarity