Pine Trees Can Be Used As


I have watched several of those TV survival shows, I really do not want to live off of the land, so to speak. But, if need be, I should learn just what is safe to eat and not safe to eat….

“It’s important to note that some pine needles are poisonous — be sure to avoid consuming the needles from the Norfolk Island Pine (Araucaria heterophylla), the Yew (Taxus) and the Ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa — also known as Western Yellow Pine, Bull Pine and Blackjack Pine). Make sure to learn the differences between the edible and non-edible varieties before making pine needle tea.”