~ June 13, 2018 ~

Lambs Quarters (Chenopodium album)

Properties: Digestive, highly nutritous

Energetics: Not known

Lambís quarters are an old-time pasture tonic herb, which improves digestion and is a great tonic for the whole digestive system. It is high in protein, calcium, and vitamin A, and mineral rich. The seeds are edible and high in protein as well.

Lambís quarters grows in USDA Zones 3 to 5, and prefers full sun. It is an annual, and can grow 3 to 6 feet tall. The leaves are soft, slightly downy with mucilaginous leaves, like spinach. The flowers are green-white.

Lambs Quarters Plant ID

Here is a useful ways to use lambs quarters effectively for our poultry:

  • Fresh/free choice. Let it grow freely as a weed!


Moonlight Mile Herb Farm © 2018 Original article. usan Burek