Giant Puffball: Cautions, Edible, Medicinal & Other Uses

By | October 20, 2016

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Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea) one of the four known safe mushrooms to forage for beginners. Harvesting mushrooms can be very dangerous! If you question what you are about to harvest then DO NOT EAT IT! If you decide to proceed then you’re on your own, you have been warned!

Pigskin Puffball Image Credit: Jason Hollinger

A growing ecological study providing essential information about over 100 plants. Information provided includes warnings and cautions, edible parts, medical properties (with comparisons of American Indian remedies and Western herbalism), and other bushcraft uses. 

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