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Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Arthrocnemum fruticosumGlasswort10
Atriplex halimusSea Orach, Saltbush51
Populus trichocarpaWestern Balsam Poplar, Black cottonwood13
Prunus dulcisAlmond, Sweet almond43
Pteridium aquilinumBracken, Western brackenfern, Decomposition brackenfern, Hairy brackenfern22
Pteridium aquilinum esculentumBracken22
Triglochin maritimaSea Arrow Grass20
Ulex europaeusGorse, Common gorse11
Vicia faba equinaHorsebean30
Vicia faba majorBroad Bean41