Northern Bushcraft


  • berries are edible.
  • root is edible raw.
  • varieties in Ontario are American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) and Dwarf ginseng (Panax trifolius).
  • grows moist, rich wooded areas.
  • warning: eat in moderation. Large amounts can increase blood pressure and cause headaches.
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