Join | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  Richard Mason, iTerry Vinson, iRobert Davis, iAnn Frailey, iKellee Stone, iOwen Thomas, iSteve Kerr, i

  Home > Natural History > Books Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

M. Jean Groen

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· 3 Titles
· Add to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Jul, 2007

M. Jean Groen, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Coin For A Killer
by David Snowdon

This thriller set in London, Chicago, Australia, Hong Kong, Paris, the Netherlands and Tenerife, it’s espionage through and through!..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Featured Book
Master Stinky Dances
by P. G. Shriver

Master Stinky is hungry, but he smells bad. He's a stranger, too! Should the kittens share with a stranger? They don't think so. The kittens soon le..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Plants of the Sonoran Desert and Their Many Uses
by M. Jean Groen  Don Wells 

Share this with your friends on FaceBook
Books by M. Jean Groen
· The Adventures of Flat Cactus Jack
· Foods of the Superstitions Old and New
                >> View all


Natural History

Publisher:  Wells/Groen Publishing Co ISBN-10:  0974841307 Type: 


Copyright:  2006 ISBN-13:  0974841315

We talk about the plants of the Sonoran Desert and the medicinal, practical, and food uses. There are recipes for the different plants.


Up until a couple of years ago, the agave was a protected plant in Arizona. Some people eat the flower petals, finding that some taste better than others. If you eat the entire or the bottom of the petals, you will find them very bitter. The flower buds can be cooked before they open. They taste a tad like green beans. This seems to be a common flavor among cacti. (The prickly pear pad tastes like a lemony green bean.) The root crowns can be boiled in addition to the way the Indians prepared it.....

Want to review or comment on this book?
Click here to login!

Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!

Featured Book
The Procrastinator's Bible for Financial Success: 3rd additi
by Frank Eberhart,CEP®,RFC®,Author

Planning, budgeting, estate planning, just nine little steps..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Featured Book
Islam For Our Time
by John Herlihy

Written by an American Muslim convert who has lived nearly 40 years among the Muslims, the author pre-sents an insider’s account of Islam’s true place within the family o..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.