Now available: PLANTS FOR YOUR FOOD FOREST: an important new book from PFAF. It focuses on the attributes of plants suitable for food forests, what each can contribute to a food forest ecosystem, including carbon sequestration, and the kinds of foods they yield. The book suggests that community and small-scale food forests can provide a real alternative to intensive industrialised agriculture, and help to combat the many inter-related environmental crises that threaten the very future of life on Earth. More >>>

Follow Us:
Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Agastache rugosaKorean Mint43
Agrimonia pilosaHairy Agrimony23
Allium fistulosumWelsh Onion52
Arnebia euchroma 02
Artemisia scopariaRedstem wormwood12
Aruncus dioicusGoat's Beard, Bride's feathers22
Asarum heterotropoides 02
Asarum sieboldiiWild Ginger02
Asparagus cochinchinensisChinese Asparagus33
Asparagus filicinusFern Asparagus21
Berberis chengii 12
Bupleurum chinenseBei Chai Hu23
Bupleurum falcatumThorow-Wax22
Cimicifuga heracleifoliaKomarov's Bugbane02
Clerodendrum cyrtophyllum 11
Coix lacryma-jobiJob's Tears33
Coptis chinensisHuang Lian03
Coptis deltoidea 02
Cupressus sempervirensItalian Cypress02
Desmodium caudatum 01
Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus 23
Elsholtzia ciliataCrested latesummer mint22
Euodia fraxinifolia 21
Fagus sylvaticaBeech, European beech, Common Beech42
Gentiana crassicaulis 03
Gentiana dahurica 03
Gentiana macrophyllaQin Jiao13
Gentiana straminea 03
Glehnia littoralisBei Sha Shen, American silvertop22
Lactuca serriolaPrickly Lettuce23
123
© 2010, Plants For A Future. Plants For A Future is a charitable company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales. Charity No. 1057719, Company No. 3204567. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License. Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified (but some can). Please view the copyright link for more information.
Web Design & Management