Chickory

Status: Edible
Edible Parts: Roots & Leaves


7-16-2011

7-16-2011

7-16-2011

Description: You see this one along roadsides and fields everywhere, this is a very common weed.

Preparation: The roots can be roasted and then ground up to use as a coffee replacement.  Also the leaves are a good salad green early in the year but turn bitter after spring.