Plants

Picture Name Botanical name Edible Dynamic Accumulator Perennial Nutrients Source Edit
Purple coneflower echinacea purpurea no no yes Link, Link
Red alder Alnus rubra no no no N Link
Wintergreen Gaultheria procumbens no yes no Mg Link
Black Walnut Juglans nigra no yes no K, P, Ca Link, Link
Walnuts Juglans spp. no yes no K, P Link
Alfalfa Medicago sativa no yes no Fe, N Link
Apples Malus spp. no yes no K Link
Black Birch Betula lenta no yes no K, P, Ca Link
Birches Betula spp. no yes no P Link
Peppermint Mentha piperita no yes no K, Mg Link
German Chamomile Chamaemelum nobile no yes no K, P, Ca Link
Flowering Dogwood Cornus florida no yes no K, P, Ca Link
Horsetail Equisetum spp. no yes no Ca, Co, Fe, Mg Link, Link
Sorrels, Docks Rumex spp. no yes no K, P, Ca, Fe, Na Link
Violets Viola spp. no yes no P Link
Vetches Vicia spp. no yes no K, P, N Link
Clovers Trifolium spp. no yes no P, N Link
Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica no yes no K, Ca, S, Cu, Fe, Na Link
Watercress Nasturtium officinale no yes no K, P, Ca, S, Fe, Mg, Na Link
Strawberry Fragria spp. no yes no Fe Link
Chives Allium schoenoprasum no yes no K, Ca Link
Sugar Maple Acer saccarum no no no K, Ca Link
Comfrey (Symphytum officinale) no yes yes K, P, Ca, Cu, Fe, Mg Link, Link, Link
Coltsfoot Tussilago farfara no yes yes Link
Yarrow Achillea millefolium yes yes yes K, P, Cu Link, Link
Hairy Vetch Vicia villosa no yes no N, K Link, Link
Salad Burnet Sanguisorba minor yes yes yes Link
Broadleaf plantain Plantago major yes yes yes Link, Link
Stinging nettle Urtica dioica yes yes yes Link, Link
Miner’s Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata yes yes no Link, Link
Meadowsweet Filipendula ulmaria yes yes yes Link, Link
Lamb’s Quarters Chenopodium album yes yes no Link, Link
Dandelion Taraxacum officinale var sativa yes yes yes K, P, Ca, Cu, Fe Link, Link
Corn Salad Valerianella locusta yes yes no -29C Link, Link, Link
Garden Cress yes yes no Link
Cup Plant (Silphium perfoliatum) yes yes yes Link
Cleavers (Galium aparine) yes yes no Link
Chicory (forage feast) yes yes no Link
Chickweed (Stellaria media) yes yes yes K, P Link, Link
Birdsfoot Trefoil (Lotus corniculatus) no yes yes Link
Borage yes yes no Link
Bee Balm (Monarda spp.) no yes yes Link
Amaranthus Retroflexus yes yes no Link