Violets have leaves and flowers that are edible and they can also be used to thicken soup. Young leaves can be used in salads, and the flowers can be used in jams. They can be used to thicken soups and may be added to wild okra and lamb's quarter.
The poke plant is a masculine plant ruled by Mars and Fire used for courage and hex breaking. Sprinkle an infusion into the bath or around the house at the new moon to break hexes. When carried, it gives courage. It is also used to find lost things. Sprinkled around the areas where the object was last seen after being mixed with hydrangea, violet, and galangal will help find the object.
Oak Hill Homestead: Pokeweed :: "The leaves of young pokeweed are edible in the spring, but only after being boiled several times in a process that makes it safe to eat. 'Poke salad' is well-loved here in Oklahoma.
Just a Weed, or an Unrecognized Health-Boosting Plant? - - Purslane: Considered a common weed to many, it has more beneficial Omega 3 fatty acids than many fish oils and one of the highest levels of vitamin A among all leafy green vegetables.
White clover: medicinal uses: heals disorders and diseases of the eye. A tea is used to treat coughs, colds, fevers and leucorrhea. A tincture of the leaves can be applied as an ointment for gout. A tea of the flowers used as an eyewash.