Northern Bushcraft

Seaside Sandplant

Sea Sandwort , Beach Greens
  • plant is edible raw.
  • leaves and shoots have sour taste.
  • leaves and shoots were traditionally boiled in several changes of water and stored.
  • boiled choppped leaves were traditionally mixed with berries and fat.
  • seeds can be ground into a flour-like powder.
  • plant is suitable as a potherb.
  • plant contains vitamin A and vitamin C.
  • grows on beaches and sandy areas near the ocean.
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