The spring and summer seasons are the perfect time for hiking and exploring nature. But have you ever walked passed an interesting berry, plant or fungus and wondered if were edible? Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission. We do not endorse non-Cleveland Clinic products or services. Policy Surprisingly, edible plants can be found in many natural spaces around us. Whether it’s for your own curiosity or knowing what you can snack on during long hikes, learning how to forage plants can be a useful and fun skill to learn.

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