plantago seed-head harvest

when one stops mowing the lawn
there are wild plantain seeds to cook with rice and other grains

2 comments on “plantago seed-head harvest

  1. hi, Rosalbina.
    i like to pick the seeds on their stems when they are dry and brown, like in the photo. then, i rub the seeds off their stems into a bowl, and save them in a glass jar.
    if the seeds aren’t completely dried yet, you can save them in a paper bag until they dry, then transfer them into a jar. sometimes i heat them on a tray at 300F until they are a little drier or even toasted. then i keep them in a jar to add to cooked rice, soup, etc.
    enjoy :)

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