5 Virtual Wild Edible Tours of the Housatonic River Walk

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Enjoy a virtual tour of Housatonic River Walk with Russ Cohen, author of Wild Plants I Have Known…and Eaten. Russ will focus on native plants with ecological value to birds and pollinators that people can nibble on too.  


Please follow the links to the videos below:

Part 1 Hazelnut, Linden Tree (Basswood) and Common Elderberry

Part 2 Spice Bush, Flowering Raspberry & Ostrich Fern

Part 3 Staghorn Sumac, Black Birch, Chokecherry & Hawthorn trees

Part 4 Knotweed & Dame's Rocket – Invasive Plants That People Can Nibble On

Part 5 Hackberry, Wild Mint, Black Walnut, Butternut & Pineapple Weed


Hosted by: Housatonic River Walk, A project of Great Barrington Land Conservancy


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Russ Cohen leads virtual edible wild plant tours along River Walk in Great Barrington