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Old 08-01-2013, 05:46 AM   #11
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I have only eaten it in salads, as well. I reckon it would be good as a cooked green, although I 'spect it would cook down much like poke weed and therefore require a huge amount in order to have enough to go around.
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Old 08-01-2013, 08:34 AM   #12
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Huh.. who knew... I keep trying to eradicate that from the garden.

I suppose now that I know it will stop growing. I suppose I can tell the people over at the garden that is edible then we can let it grow without getting a weed letter. Kathleen doesn't like weed letters.
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Old 08-01-2013, 09:13 AM   #13
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No, I have never eaten it. I probably read from Euell Gibbons that it was edible and have carefully cultivated it in my gardens for at least 30 years, as an insurance crop, but to this day I have never eaten it
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I don't care for it, but the chickens adore it.
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Old 08-01-2013, 02:31 PM   #15
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I don't care for it, but the chickens adore it.
Mine love skunk cabbage. Who knew chickens could be so good about weeding! If only they would stay out of the garden!
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