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Edible perennials & self-seeding annuals.
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A list of edible perennials & self-seeding annuals, suitable for permaculture gardening, lazy gardening etc.  
NB UK based but many of the plants will be relevant to similar climates elsewhere.  
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This list is UK based but many of the plants will be available in climates elsewhere.  
  
  
 
== Onion family ==
 
== Onion family ==
  
Chives  ''Herb. Will grow from seed, but quicker to grow from cuttings - dig up existing . The purple flowers are also edible''
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Chives  ''Herb. Will grow from seed, but quicker to grow from cuttings - dig up existing . The purple flowers are also edible''<br />
Garlic chives  ''Very similar to chives but with a mild garlic flavour''
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Garlic chives  ''Very similar to chives but with a mild garlic flavour''<br />
Welsh onion ''larger than chives, of a similar size to spring onions but perennial''
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Tree onion ''Italic text''
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Welsh onion ''larger than chives, of a similar size to spring onions but perennial''<br />
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Tree onion ''Grows edible miniature onion-like bulblets above ground, leaves can also be eaten''<br />
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* [http://www.pfaf.org/user/default.aspx] Plants for a future database of plants with edible/medicinal uses.'' Be aware they list eg plants which are only edible in small quantities/ after cooking /etc and read the details carefully before eating anything!
 
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Revision as of 01:40, 5 May 2012

' A list of edible perennials & self-seeding annuals, suitable for permaculture gardening, lazy gardening etc.

This list is UK based but many of the plants will be available in climates elsewhere.


Onion family

Chives Herb. Will grow from seed, but quicker to grow from cuttings - dig up existing . The purple flowers are also edible
Garlic chives Very similar to chives but with a mild garlic flavour

Welsh onion larger than chives, of a similar size to spring onions but perennial

Tree onion Grows edible miniature onion-like bulblets above ground, leaves can also be eaten



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  • [1] Plants for a future database of plants with edible/medicinal uses. Be aware they list eg plants which are only edible in small quantities/ after cooking /etc and read the details carefully before eating anything!

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