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Sometimes knowing what not to eat can be just as helpful as knowing what to eat, in terms of foraging. There are more people foraging food than there has been in a very long time. This renewed fervor for eating weeds also puts people at risk. You know, just because you make a positive identification of one plant does not mean that you are safe to eat all the plants that look like it in that area. The most dangerous plants are those that look like and grow with the wild edibles that you know how to recognize. Its an easy mistake to grab a look alike and suffer the consequences.
What you will learn from this article is how to ID 10 of the most dangerous look alike plants that are out there. You are going to find that these are not hard to ID and having this info will keep your foraging adventures from becoming a nightmare.