The Forager's Treasury — the essential guide to finding and using wild plants in Aotearoa by Johanna Knox.
"The Forager's Treasury features profiles of many edible plants commonly found in New Zealand; advice on where to find them, how to harvest them and how best to use them; and over 60 delicious food recipes as well as more than 30 recipes for medicine, natural dyes, perfumes and skin care. This fully revised and updated edition of a classic bestseller is an exhaustive treasure trove of information about our wild plants."
Learn to forage in the garden or local wild spaces with confidence with this extensive 358 page guide that profiles commonly found plants with easy to follow identification cues and creative ideas on how to work with your harvest.
Preserving the harvest — tisanes, infused vinegars, honeys and alcohols, the art of drying and pickling.
Recipes — snacks, meals, and sweet treats such as wild tea cake, sweet Horopito sauce, wild herb pesto.
Natural healing and wellbeing — Kawakawa salve, Chickweed, Plantain or Yarrow compresses, tisanes, tonics, deodorants.
Perfumery — infused oils and alcohols, pomades, tinctures, and essential oils.
Colours — the art of dyeing with foraged plants such as Harakeke, Avocado, and Dandelion.
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