Friday, 1 January 2016
Good crop of hairy bittercress in the garden
As well as providing ground cover this member of the mustard family is also edible and has a peppery taste. Add it to soups, salad, pesto, salsa and use instead of cress in sandwiches.
Further information on this wonderful "weed" at
Forage Wild edibles- Hairy Bittercress Food foraging guide
Hunter-Gathering: wild & fresh food - Hairy Bittercress Pesto
Hairy Bittercress, Cardamine hirsuta