general foraging guide ForagingGuide - Wild food foraging in Britain

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Here you’ll find descriptions and photos of edible wild food species to help you in your foraging.
group of edible mushrooms

Where to start?

Browse our wild foods lists

Just click on the tabs at the top of the page to view our collections for: mushrooms, plants and fruit & nuts.

Beginners foraging suggestions

Suggestions for foods those new to foraging might hunt. These are all good edible species that are common in most areas and not easy to confuse with anything poisonous.

What's in season now?

Take a look at what you should be able to find at this time of year.


Penny Bun Bolete
Fairy Ring Champignon
Chicken of the Woods
Two-toned Scalehead

Need More advice?

Try browsing our articles for each of our collections.

See our articles on collecting and identifying wild mushrooms.

See our plant articles here

See our fruit&nuts articles here