Burl Smith wrote:After reading a tea post I thought 'Yeah, I've got dandelions, I'll try that' so I diced the roots and dried/roasted them on the woodstove and tried it by itself but prefered it mixed with my regular blend, and now I'm out! drat!
Lorinne Anderson wrote:Any suggestions on GROWING them? I have spent backbreaking hours collecting the white fuzzy heads. I have stored them and scattered in spring as well as "planting" them in specific areas by collecting, immediately scattering on prepared soil and gently raking to partially cover. Neither seems to work.
Same with white and "tall" clover. There must be some secret I am missing.
These are both primary food sources for a lot of the wild critters I care for, so an abundant supply is of the essence - and I hate going off site to forage as there is always a concern with potential contaminants.