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The book 'Edible Weeds and Garden Plants of Melbourne' is now available (books)!  In this easy guide find out where to collect edible weeds, how to prepare them and their nutritional/medicinal properties.  Over 25 edible weeds & garden plants are covered.  After reading it, the world will never look the same!

The edible weeds in this book are among the most common across all urban areas of Australia including Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth!

Colour photos for easy identification.

We also run edible weed events - like edible weed walks and you can find some basic information here to get you started!


Why eat weeds?

A weed is simply a plant growing where we don’t want it. Many “weeds” are highly valued in other cultures. Weeds grow in abundance, they’re FREE, require no effort to grow, are highly nutritious and TASTE GREAT (check out our recipes)!

The Edible Weeds Book

The Edible Weeds and Garden Plants of Melbourne book details where to find weeds, how to prepare them and the nutritional/medicinal properties of each plant - after reading it, the world around you will never look the same!

"This book was a revelation. Congratulations on producing a long-needed guide for using plants that are often misrepresented in our environment. ”

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Pete the Permie
Telopea Mountain Permaculture
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