About Sweet White Clover
These tall gangly looking weeds inhabit extensively throughout our region.
Young tender leaves, seeds as a spice, Makes for a slight vanilla flavored tea.
Use Sparingly as can cause vomiting and or liver damage if consumed on a regular basis.
Acts as an anticoagulant. Do not ingest if on any anticoagulant. drug.
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.
Up to 3m tall with many gangly branches and rows of white flowers don the tips.
Where to look
Along roadsides/disturbed areas, they enjoy sun and a multitude of soil types. Driving bush roads where the roadsides are cut back regularly provide great habitat.