Plant Identification

Elm Rock Farm is located on the edge of the Boreal Shield ecozone. So far, we have identified 76 different plant species on the farm, some of which are listed below.

Disclaimer: This site provides general information on the edibility of wild plants, but is not meant to be a definitive source on the safety of consuming plants. Many plants have dangerous lookalikes, and even plants that are considered safe can cause adverse effects in some people. Please consult with a qualified professional prior to consuming any wild plant.

Alfalfa (Medicago sativa)

American Elm (Ulmus americana)

Anise Hyssop (Agastache foeniculum)

Balsam Fir (Abies balsamea)

Balsam Poplar (Populus balsamifera)

Bastard Toadflax (Comandra umbellata)

Beaked Hazelnut (Corylus cornuta)

Broadleaf Cattail (Typha latifolia)

Bur Oak (Quercus macrocarpa)

Canada Thistle (Cirsium arvense)

Tamarack (Larix laricina)

Trembling Aspen (Populus tremuloides)