Northern Bushcraft

Wild Licorice

  • rhizome is edible raw.
  • rhizome was traditionally roasted in coals, pounded to remove tough fibers from the center of the rhizome, and eaten.
  • grows near water in moist, well-drained sites in plains and foothills.
  • warning: large amounts consumed over time are toxic.
Pictures ()
<< previous picture  |   next picture >>
Related topics: Edible Plants of AB - Edible Berries of AB - Edible Mushrooms of AB
homepage | references | feedback