Northern Bushcraft

Musk Mallow

  • leaves are edible raw.
  • young leaves are more tender and less bitter than older leaves.
  • young shoots are edible raw.
  • leaves are suitable as a soup thickener.
  • seeds are edible raw.
  • seeds have a palatable, nut-like flavour.
  • flower buds and flowers are edible.
  • fruits are edible.
  • grows in meadows, roadsides, disturbed sites and gardens.
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