Would you rather eat wild mushrooms or eat worms for survival? I’m not into the eating bugs thing, but they are a source of protein. I don’t know if boiling them would make them any tastier. Can you imagine those worms in your stomach?
What parts of the wild Cabbage Palm are edible? Well, you can’t eat the leaves. So, rip off one of the fronds and eat the tip that was attached to the tree. It beats eating creepy crawlies right?
Nothing like a fresh brew of Nettle tea when in survival mode. Not only will it keep you warm and quench a thirst, it is packed with a hefty list of nutrients. The native range of stinging nettle includes Africa, Europe, Asia, and North America.
If the palm tree has thorns on it, is it edible? Yes, just strip away the thorns so you can pull out the frond and lunch is served. Palm hearts are also a cheap source of carbohydrates in the wild.