Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Wild edibles + eggs + cupcake tray= wild mini frittatas. I used foraged chickweed and garlic mustard. You could use any wild edible leaves.
Wild Chicory used as salad leaves or cooked greens. Recipes for Chicory Greens with Pancetta and Erbazzone (Wild Greens Pie) with Chicory.
Start collecting poppy petals to make an unusual liqueur that can be drank as a sweet dreams nightcap.
If it's not to your taste you can use it as a cough medicine!