We really are surrounded by an abundance of wild edible and medicinal plants, even in the Colorado Rockies at 9,200 feet above sea level! Read about when to harvest certain plants (and when not to) and see if you can identify these common wild plants that grow right in our front yard!
We have been studying the fascinating world of herbal medicines for many years and have had wonderful luck healing ourselves and staying healthy. We are now taking our next step and diving into wildcrafting our own medicines from the herbs growing wild on our homestead.
Meet five of my favorite herbal allies – who also happen to be wildly abundant in the Colorado Rockies. Mugwort, Uva Ursi, Usnea and more! How to identify, harvest and use the food and medicine that grows wild and free in the wilderness.