Poke Salad...Some people say that it's poisonous, but if it was I would be dead long. long ago. It's really good just add eggs in with it. If you grew up on true Southern cooking you have ate it before.
Poke Sallet festival
Oak Hill Homestead: Pokeweed :: "The leaves of young pokeweed are edible in the spring, but only after being boiled several times in a process that makes it safe to eat. 'Poke salad' is well-loved here in Oklahoma. "
pokeweed shoots only - all green under 7-14" depending on the source. Also some claim that 1 ripe berry per year to stave off arthritus
Stop- It's Not Just a Weed! It's an Unrecognized Health-Boosting Plant...
Just a Weed, or an Unrecognized Health-Boosting Plant?
Hypoestes aristata, Purple Haze, Ribbon Bush
Finding Edible Weeds on a Plant Literacy Tour
Edible weeds and plant literacy |Our Heritage of Health
Purslane, although considered a weed in the States, it may be eaten as a leaf vegetable. It has a slightly sour and salty taste and is eaten throughout much of Europe, the middle east, Asia, and Mexico.
Maypops Mania I found tons of this in my field - I didn't know what it was and contacted MO Dept Of Agriculture. I am so excited about it.