Chenopodium capitatum: Strawberry Blite

Latin Names: Chenopodium capitatum (meaning: Cheno=goose, podium=foot, capi=head, tatum=brings joy) or Blitum capitatum Common Names: Strawberry Spinach/Strawberry Blite Spanish Name: Bledo Introduction I first became interested in Chenopodium capitatum (Strawberry Blite) through an excellent foraging guidebook written by “Cattail” Bob Seebeck entitled “Best Tasting Wild Plants of Colorado and the Rockies.” Right on the cover, Stawberry Blite’s fruiting spire presents … More Chenopodium capitatum: Strawberry Blite