A nutritious herb, similar to spinach. A relative of beet greens and swiss chard. A fast-growing summer annual. Common lambsquarters, a member of the goosefoot family, is among the most widespread summer annuals. Common in gardens throughout North America, young lambsquarters leaves are edible. Older leaves have white undersides.

Plural: Lambsquarters

Season: July - October

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