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Garlic mustard

Common name: Garlic mustard, hedge garlic, jack in the edge, jack in the bush, poor man’s mustard, hedge garlic, sauce alone Botanical name: Alliaria petiolata Family: Brassicaceae (Cabbage) Worldwide distribution: Native throughout Europe, North Africa, western and central Asia. Introduced

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Nettle

Common name: Stinging nettle, common nettle, nettle leaf Botanical name: Urtica dioica Family: Urticaceae (Nettle) Worldwide distribution: Native to Europe, Asia, northern Africa and North America. Introduced elsewhere. Local distribution: Widespread in the UK and Ireland. Habitat: Woodland edges, wasteland

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Biritsh law on foraging

Is foraging legal in Britain? Know the Law

The laws governing the foraging activities are not entirely settled and it’s quite complicated to understand them at a first glance. Every piece of land is subject to ownership and an individual right to forage is bound to a set

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