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Strawberry leaf

Botanical Name: Fragaria vesca and related species | Family: Rosaceae Common name(s): Wild strawberry, Woodland strawberry, Alpine strawberry GROWING Perennial; herbaceous | Zone 3-10 | 6-12 inches tall | White leaves followed by red fruit

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Blue Cohosh

Botanical Name: Caulophyllus thalictroides | Family: Berberidaceae Common name(s): Blue Cohosh, Squawroot, Papoose Root GROWING Perennial; herbaceous | Zone 3-8 | 1-3 feet tall | Leaves dark purple when they emerge then they turn

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Pippsissewa

Botanical Name: Chimaphilla umballata | Family: Ericaceae | Subfamily: Pyrolaceae Common name(s): Pippsissewa, prince’s pine, ground holly GROWING Perennial | Zones 5-8 | 6-12 inches tall | Lance-shaped, toothed, waxy leaves (pale underneath). Flowers

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Parsley

Botanical Name: Petroselinum crispum | Family: Umbelliferae Common name(s): Parsley GROWING Biennial; herbaceous | Zones 5-8 | 12-20 inches tall | White, umbel flowers in early to midsummer in the second year

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Gravel Root

Botanical Name: Eupatorium purpureum | Family: Compositae Common name(s): Joe-Pye Weed, Trumpet Weed, Purple Boneset, Queen of the meadow, Kidney root GROWING Perennial | Zones 3-8 | 5-6 feet tall |

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Juniper Berries

Botanical Name: Juniperus communis | Family: Cupressaceae Common name(s): Juniper GROWING Evergreen tree or shrub | Zones 2-9 | Gardens, yards, fields Full sun HARVESTING Harvest the ripe berries (they ripen the second

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Corn Silk

Botanical Name: Zea mays | Family: Gramineae Common name(s): Corn silk, corn tassles GROWING Annual | Zones 4-8 | Garden vegetable See this Old Farmer’s Almanac article on growing corn

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Chickweed

Botanical Name: Stillaria media | Family: Caryophyllaceae Common name(s): Chickweed, Starweed, Starwort, Stitchwort (and more!) GROWING Annual; considered a weed | Zones 3-8 | Grows along ground, 6-15 inches | Very

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Cleavers

Botanical Name: Galium aparine | Family: Rubiaceae Common name(s): Cleavers, Clivers, Clives, Goose Grass, Bedstraw GROWING Annual; wild, considered a weed | Zones 4-7 | Creeping/climbing plant that can

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Buchu

Botanical Name: Agathosma betulina | Family: Rutaceae Common name(s): Buchu GROWING Perennial; bush | South Africa and some parts of South America – cannot grow easily outside of its natural habitat |

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Uva Ursi

Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi | Family: Ericaceae Common name(s): Uva Ursi, Bearberry, Upland Cranberry, Mountain Cranberry GROWING Perennial; evergreen | Zones 2-7 | 20″ – low-growing, matting ground cover | White, urn-shaped flowers

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Golden Seal

Botanical Name: Hydrastis Canadensis | Family: Ranunculaceae Common name(s): Goldenseal, Puccoon Root, Yellowroot GROWING Perennial; herbacious woodland plant | Zones 3-9 | 10 – 15 inches | Greenish white flowers in spring,

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