Wild Foodies of Philly: Master List of PLANTS / BUSHES / VINES / TREES (under construction, print in "landscape")
(CAUTION: Do not eat any wild edibles before researching their preparation, cooking, portions, etc.)


PLANTS:

arrowhead, wapato

American groundnut

American hog peanut

Asiatic tearthumb

asparagus

brookweed

bunchberry

carpetweed

chameleon

cleaver

daylily

duckweed

evening primrose

fiddlehead fern

ginger

goldenrod

hosta

jewelweed

mayapple

milkweed

pickerelweed

pokeweed

spring beauty

water chestnut

water hyacinth

wild violet

wintergreen

yarrow

yucca

 

Plant Families:

 

Amaranth & related

common

mat

spiny

lambís quarters
 

Artemesia:

epazote, wormseed

mugwort,wormwood

 

Carrot, Celery,Parsley

carrot

goutweed

eastern waterleaf

sweet cicely

aniseroot
 

Chamomile:

wild

pineappleweed
 

Chickweed:

common

fuzzy, mouse-eared
 

Clover:

red

white
 

Dock/Sorrel:

bitter dock

curly dock

patience dock

sheep sorrel

wood sorrel, oxalis

 
Grass:

Asiatic dayflower

bamboo

cattail

grass

crabgrass

knotgrass

knotweed,Japaneese

reedgrass

LadysThumb

pepper smartweed

spiderwort

wild rice

 

Greenbrier/Smilax Family

 

Lettuce-Like:

chicory

dandelion

lettuce, wild

sow thistle

 

Mallow/Hibiscus family:

common

high

marshmallow

Rose of Sharon

velvet leaf mallow
 

Mint & related:

anise hyssop

bee balm, scarlet

bee balm, wild

deadnettle

ground ivy

horsemint

purple giant hyssop

henbit

lemon balm

mountain mint

spearmint

watermint

Mint-related:

purple loosestrife

speedwell

    

Mustard & Cresses:

mustard

garlic mustard

& Cress:

field pennycress

bittercress

peppercress

shepardís purse

watercress 

wintercress

 

 

Nettle:

stinging

wood
 

Nightshade:

ground cherry

black nightshade
 

Onion & Garlic:

garlic

onion 

ramps  

 

Plantain/Plantago:

broad leaf

narrow leaf
 

Solomon Seal:

common

false
 

Strawberry:

Indian

wild
 

Succulent & Cactus

prickly pear

purslane

 

Sunflower:

Jerusalem Artichoke

sunflower, woodland
 

Thistle:

bull

burdock

common thistle

milk

salsify

 

Water lilies:

American lotus

yellow pond lily

 

 

VINES:

creeping snowberry

hardy kiwi

Japanese honeysuckle

hyacinth bean

mile-a-minute

passion vine

wild potato vine
 

Grapevine & related:

grape, riverbank

porcelainberry

 

BUSHES:

Asian Lemon

autumn olive

barberry

beach plum

beautyberry

devil's walking stick

elderberry

hazelnut

mahonia

northern bayberry

partridgeberry

spicebush

 

Blueberry-like:

high bush

low bush

chokeberry, black

chokeberry, red

huckleberry, black

huckleberry, box

 

Cranberry:

American
bog
lingonberry
 

Raspberry&related:

blackberry, Allegheny

blackberry, sawtooth

 

dewberry

raspberry, black

raspberry, red

thimbleberry

wineberry

 

Ribes:

currant, clove

gooseberry. prickly
 

Rose:

multiflora rose

prickly rose

Rugosa Rose

 

Vibernum:

black haw

high bush cranberry

nannyberry

 

TREES:

aspen, trembling

balsams fir & poplar

beech 

birch

elms

empress 

ginkgo

hawthorn

hickories

holly, American

juneberry

linden, basswood

maples

mimosa

redbud

pawpaw

persimmon

poplar

sassafras 

sweetgum

willow 

 

Apple & related:

Callery pear

crab apple

hackberry

hawthorn

plum

quince

rowan
 

Cherry & related:

black cherry

chokecherry

pin cherry

 

Dogwood:

cornelian dogwood

kousa

 

Mulberry & related:

black

paper (related)

red

white


Locust & related:

black locust

honey locust

 

Oaks

white

red

chinquapin


Pine:

white pine

cedars

douglas fir

juniper

larches (deciduous)

ponderosa

spruces


Walnut & related: butternut