University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Mary Clark Forbes

The Pursuit of Wild Edibles, Present and Past

By: Mary Clark Forbes

The Present The pursuit of wild edibles has become a popular pastime in these days of organic garĀ­dening and macrobiotic menu planning. In our grandfathers’ day here in Philadelphia, gatherĀ­ing dandelion, mustard and other wild greens was a favored activity for an outing. Only recently have we begun again to show much interest in the […]