Deer Moss | Marginalia
Albemarle County, Virginia ~ October 28, 2009 More accurately, Deer Lichen. A northern variety grows on the tundra, called Reindeer or Caribou Moss. Things with antlers like to eat it. It’s rich in carbs – more than potatoes – but too tough and acidic for humans to eat directly. When the Inuit killed a caribou they … Continue reading "Deer Moss"
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