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Ramps: An Easy to Identify, Delicious Wild Food

Also called wild leeks, “ramps” (Allium tricoccum) are a delicious addition to any meal and a joy to seek and harvest. I never encountered ramps until I was an adult, as I have never seen them growing in the regions of Maine where I spent my childhood. 319 more words


Get The Most Out Of Your Wild Leeks And Hyacinth

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Plants And Gardens

P.E.M.U. 0003 - Ramps (Allium tricoccum)

New to P.E.M.U.? Start here: http://bigpigblog.com/2015/03/20/p-e-m-u-project/ Do the work!! Use a good field guide for identification and start your journey. Items in “bold” are first hand experience. 150 more words


Happy Blog Birthday

HeliosMonroe turned eight this year – happy blog birthday!

Recent Helios highlights include good gardening, giant sunflowers, house renovations, and lots of walks around… 26 more words

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