Wild Edibles provides an intuitive and easy to use interface for identifying and using wild edible plants, drawing on the outstanding publications and extensive knowledge of "Wildman" Steve Brill.

+ Identify wild edibles using up to 8 images for each plant
+ Detailed descriptions, similar plants, poisonous lookalikes, and medicinal information improve your knowledge of useful plants.
+ Harvesting methods, preparation instructions, and recipes help you prepare free foraged foods.

Wild Edibles offers a massive compendium of foraging knowledge suitable for beginners and experts alike. Use this app at home as a quick reference, or in the field as a replacement for cumbersome field guides. Providing the most comprehensive resources on the subject in a compact digital form, this app takes wild edible plants to a whole new level of accessibility.

Wild Edibles Lite offers 20 common lawn greens as a starter for those new to foraging. Upgrade to Wild Edibles Forage to reference a over 250 edible plants!

What’s New

Version 1.3.2

+ Fixed initial initial imagery download issues.

Ratings and Reviews

1.7 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

Groy7859 ,

Not very good

If you happen to download this app be forewarned that the upgraded version is no better than the free version. After spending money to get promised upgrades I found that there is a lot of information missing at least for the New England area. This is not something you want to use or upgrade to if you’re planning on survival.

MikeCooks314 ,

Glitchy trash

Don’t bother it’s super glitchy and when it’s not it’s nothing special anyway

Mocha1coop ,

A lot of information

I have the Lite version, and I've found it to contain a wealth of information. From the multiple images and detailed descriptions, recipes, and glossary to the highlighted red indicator of dangerous/poisonous lookalikes, this app has it all. I live in Colorado and, though some entries may be geared toward plants that grow more easterly than here, it did help us identify garlic mustard growing in our area...something we didn't think had made it all the way to our location. This app doesn't replace quality field ID books, but it's a fantastic supplement that goes a step further by offering uses and recipes for your properly identified finds!


WinterRoot LLC
50.8 MB
Health & Fitness

Requires iOS 10 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2011 WinterRoot LLC
In-App Purchases
  1. Wild Edibles Lite One Dollar $0.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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