Coltsfoot from the Greyfriars Herb garden

A quick post to upload some photos for the Greyfriars Herb Garden.

First harvest of the year, coltsfoot on 3 March 2011

First harvest of the year, coltsfoot on 3 March 2011

Coltsfoot root, some for air drying, some for the oven

Coltsfoot root, some for air drying, some for the oven

The two flowerheads had that much root system below them, and what an effort to outroot (out-stolon?) it all.

Coltsfoot, photo taken on 17 March 2011

Coltsfoot, photo taken on 17 March 2011

Coltsfoot, photo taken on 24 March 2011

Coltsfoot, photo taken on 24 March 2011

Coltsfoot flower, just before eating!

Coltsfoot flower, just before eating!

Dried coltsfoot root

Dried coltsfoot root

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