Plantago lanceolata – Narrowleaf Plantain

Narrowleaf Plantain (Plantago lanceolata) is an edible and medicinal plant that was introduced to North America from Eurasia.   Narrowleaf plantain, also known as “ribwort plantain”, has long leaves with 5-7 protruding veins growing in a rosette. Leaves can be eaten raw or cooked. The youngest leaves are the most tender and tastiest. Leaves become […]