Index for Album F-2000-03-19: Foraging in Central Park - March 19, 2000

Foraging in Central Park, NYC on a tour given by "Wildman" Steve Brill.

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1 Wildman eating a dandelion leaf Wildman eating a dandelion leaf.
Scientific name: Taraxacum officinale

2 Common spice bush Common spice bush
Scientific name: Lindera benzoin

3 Common spice bush closeup Common spice bush closeup
Scientific name: Lindera benzoin

4 Cornelian cherry Cornelian cherry
Scientific name: Cornus mas

5 Gingko fruits and seeds on the ground Gingko fruits and seeds on the ground.
Scientific name: Ginkgo biloba

6 Jet berry - Poisonous Jet berry - Poisonous
Scientific name: Ardisia humilis

7 Lesser celandine - Poisonous Lesser celandine - Poisonous
Scientific name: Ranunculus ficaria

8 Japanese knotweed Japanese knotweed
Scientific name: Fallopia japonica

9 Star of Bethlehem - Poisonous Star of Bethlehem - Poisonous
Scientific name: Ornithogalum arabicum

10 Central Park Lake Central Park Lake

11 Central Park Lake Central Park Lake

12 Egret eating fish Egret eating fish

13 Garlic mustard - young Garlic mustard - young.
Scientific name: Alliaria officinalis

14 Garlic mustard - young closeup Garlic mustard - young closeup.
Scientific name: Alliaria officinalis

15 Garlic mustard Garlic mustard. Mature (i.e. second year)
Scientific name: Alliaria officinalis

16 Broadleaf or bitter dock Broadleaf or bitter dock
Scientific name: Rumex obtusifolius

17 Mulberry tree Mulberry tree
Scientific name: Morus

18 Common burdock Common burdock
Scientific name: Arctium species

19 Japanese knotweed Japanese knotweed. Last year’s stems. Good for flutes.
Scientific name: Fallopia japonica

20 Japanese knotweed Japanese knotweed. Last year’s stems. Closeup.
Scientific name: Fallopia japonica

21 Kentucky coffee tree Kentucky coffee tree
Scientific name: Gymnocladus dioicus

22 Kentucky coffee tree Kentucky coffee tree. Seed pod.
Scientific name: Gymnocladus dioicus

23 Kentucky coffee tree Kentucky coffee tree. Beans. Need to be roasted in the oven before grinding.
Scientific name: Gymnocladus dioicus

24 Common violet Common violet
Scientific name: Viola papilionacea

25 Field garlic Field garlic
Scientific name: Allium vineale

26 Poke weed Poke weed. Out of season. Must be cooked or poisonous.
Scientific name: Phytolacca americana

27 Sassafras Sassafras. Wildman pointing out ridges in the bark.
Scientific name: Sassafras albidum

28 Bush honeysuckle Bush honeysuckle
Scientific name: Lonicera maackii

29 Dead nettle Dead nettle. Not good to eat.
Scientific name: Lamium

30 Chickweed Chickweed
Scientific name: Stellaria media

31 Sow thistle Sow thistle. Only edible in March.
Scientific name: Sonchus

32 Wild lettuce Wild lettuce
Scientific name: Lactuca canadensis

33 Hazelnut Hazelnut
Scientific name: Corylus avellana

34 Beech. Good nuts only every 10 years Beech. Good nuts only every 10 years.
Scientific name: Fagus

35 Day lily Day lily
Scientific name: Hemerocallis


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