About Red Clover
A common plant with a red/purple flower on top of a long stem. Leaves have a distinct white chevron that guides the bees/insects and young children to the flower and grows only a foot or two tall.
Primarily Flowers, leaves
Salves for burns, respiratory issues
Foraging Plant information list
This is not a complete list, this is a list of the species I have directly witnessed in my travels here in Northwest Ontario. If you find something before I do, email me and let me know.
Joe Pye Weed
Creeping Charlie (Ground Ivy)
Clover (Sweet White)
New England Aster
Saskatoon (Service berry)
Squashberry (Low bush Cranberry)
One to two foot tall plant with a slender stalk and sparce 3 lobed leaves with chevrons on the topside. The flower is round with a reddish/purple colour.
Where to look
Along roadsides/disturbed areas, fields, they enjoy sunny weather, shaded areas and pretty much everywhere 🙂