Musk Mallow (Malva Moschata) in Ontarioleaves are edible raw. young leaves are more tender and less bitter than older leaves. young shoots are edible raw. leaves are suitable as a soup thickener. seeds are edible raw. seeds have a palatable, nut-like flavour. flower buds and flowers are edible. fruits are edible. grows in meadows, roadsides, disturbed sites and gardens.
Asparagus (Asparagus Officinalis) in Ontario young shoots are edible raw. shoots are best when cooked. plants grows by roadways, disturbed areas and fields. handling young plants can cause contact dermatitis.