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Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Achillea ptarmicaSneeze-Wort, Sneezeweed21
Aletris farinosaUnicorn Root - Colic Root, White colicroot13
Carex arenariaSand Sedge22
Lamium albumWhite Dead Nettle23
Leonurus cardiacaMotherwort, Common motherwort23
Marrubium vulgareWhite Horehound, Horehound13
Orchis coriophoraBug Orchis22
Orchis italica 22
Orchis laxifloraMarsh Orchis22
Orchis masculaEarly Purple Orchis22
Orchis ustulataDark-Winged Orchis22
Prunus spinosaSloe - Blackthorn32
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