Contrary to what many assume, colder weather doesn't mean the end of foraging. Cold weather ushers in unusual edibles, fresh flavors, and creative cooking techniques you just don't see in the warmer months.
Rest assured, there's plenty to harvest this time of year. Read on to discover my favorite edible plants to forage in fall and winter, and make this season a profound stepping-stone on your journey to self-reliance.
8 Plants to Forage in Fall and Winter
This list is by no means exhaustive. It's just a short introduction to the world of winter foraging. Each plant listed below has a pretty wide range, but it's unlikely all will grow near you. Once you learn to identify commonly available options, you can move on to more specific winter plants for your region.