Re: Poisonous seeds



The message <1137176954.4762.0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
from "Bevan Price" <mynameATTTTfreeukDOTTTcom> contains these words:

> One of the first things the chemistry master taught us all at secondary
> school was
> "Assume everything is poisonous / dangerous unless you are absolutely
> certain that it is safe."
> A good rule that should be applied to everything including plants, and
> taught to every child at the earliest possible age.
>

A rule which has served me well since around 1951, when I first started
eating wild fungi (other than horse mushrooms/field mushrooms).

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