Our Wild & Edible series showcases different wild and edible plants in the San Diego region.  The purpose of this section is to educate the masses about our native plants and their uses.  We feel it is important to have this knowledge in case you are ever stuck in a sticky situation, such as being lost on a hike and

Today I want to talk about dandelion. This "weed" is probably in everyone's yard and is known as a complete and utter nuisance. Upon my research I found out that there is an AMAZING list of health benefits that come from consuming this plant. Let's read:* Prevents or cures liver diseases, such as hepatitis or jaundice * Acts as a tonic


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