Edible: Thistles


2 Common thistle Common thistle
Source: Crestwood Riverside, Westchester, Apr 14, 2001

3 Common thistle Common thistle. Tap root is edible.
Source: Crestwood Riverside, Westchester, Apr 14, 2001

4 Thistle Thistle. Root tastes like potato.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Apr 22, 2001

1 Thistle Thistle. Edible root, but now out of season.
Source: Alley Pond Park (Woods), Queens, May 14, 2000



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