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Sustainable and Wild Foods advice

September 27, 2015
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American Pawpaw

American Pawpaw Asimina Triloba This native to North America and only cold hardy member of the custard apple family, Annonaceae, which includes the papaya and the cherimoya, was first written about by De Soto in 1541. The pawpaw was also … Continue reading

August 11, 2015
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Prickly Pear Cactus

  A prickly pear cactus with nearly ripe fruit. A newly rooted prickly pear pad cutting (3 weeks old). A young spineless prickly pear cactus. Prickly Pear Cactus (Opuntia spp.) Although these plants look like living barbed wire and seem … Continue reading