Hydrophyllum virginianum or commonly called Virginia waterleaf a species of plant in the borage family. The name waterleaf comes from the "watermark" lighter green spots on some varieties of the plant. This spring ephemeral has a light nutty flavor, and goes well in salads, soups, sautéed or as a garnish.
Wild Goods has been providing fine foraged mushrooms and edibles to the Western North Carolina area in Asheville and Sylva, N.C. for the last five years. With their combined experience, Wild Goods has over 20 years of foraging under their belts and have taught thousands of people the basics of sustainable foraging, wildcrafting, and safe mushroom practices.
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