Edible Plants of Newfoundland and Labrador Book


SKU: 168056

In this guide to over five dozen edible plant species, Peter J. Scott provides a wealth of information about each of them. His easy-to-use guide includes the habitats in which each can be found, basic recipes, a glossary, and references so that you, too, can enjoy the bounty that exists outside our doors. Includes:

• Profiles of 140 trees and shrubs

• Colour photos of leaves, seeds, cones, and other features

• Tabs and icons for quick identification

• Same format as Birds of Newfoundland, Edible Plants of Atlantic Canada, and Wildflowers of Newfoundland and Labrador.




Peter J. Scott is former curator of the Agnes Marion Ayre Herbarium and a retired professor in the department of biology at Memorial University of Newfoundland. His research interests include flora of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, plant ecology, and bio-technology. He is also a gardening commentator for radio and television programs.