The mayapple had an important place in the primitive medicine of the Native Americans early settlers. The plant was used to treat certain warts the roots were used to treat jaundice, fever, liver ailments, syphilis. The mayapple is still used today in
*KUDZO* Pretty much the entire plant is edible & is also known for medicinal values. We were blessed to find this great patch of Kudzu surrounded by Blackberries. The leaves can be eaten raw, steam or boiled. The root can be eaten as well.
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Passion Flower, Maypop - The maypop fruit is ripe when it turns from "Kermit the Frog" green to light green to yellow-orange in color, and skin is wrinkled instead of firm. Suck the goo off the seeds like you were eating a pomegranate. The white pulp inside the skin is scraped off with a spoon and eaten. Roasted seeds of maypops are considered to be a wonderful snack in Puerto Rico.
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