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Seeking info on edible/poisonous species

Posted by facethief Colorado (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 24, 13 at 15:14

I am flying to Colorado July 3rd for a month long camping/hiking trip. I have been unsuccessful in finding the proper information on edible plants. I also must learn as many dangerous/poisonous species common in Colorado to avoid injury or death.

I would greatly appreciate anyone sharing notable species they have seen commonly in CO. Or if anyone can link me a site that provides a usable, relevant database I would love to try it out.

Thank you much -Facethief


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RE: Seeking info on edible/poisonous species

The USDA plants database can be searched by state and county for many different things, including toxicity. I don't know if that's enough for you, but take a look.

Here is a link that might be useful: USDA Plants search page


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RE: Seeking info on edible/poisonous species

wow thnx, this is helpful


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RE: Seeking info on edible/poisonous species

  • Posted by jcalhoun 8b Mobile County AL (My Page) on
    Fri, Jun 28, 13 at 14:25

You could try the state agriculture or forestry service.


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