Quelites / Amaranthus
It has racemes of thorns with small flowers only at the tips of the branches. branches. As it needs little water, this plant is often found anywhere outdoors, even in anywhere outdoors, even in vacant lots or on the even in vacant lots or in the streets. It usually measure from 1⁄2 to 1 meter tall. You can eat the whole plant raw if necessary, whether necessary, whether it is cut or not, as long as
not, as long as there is some green green left in it*. The stems are a bit woody, but the leaves are very rich in electrolytes, magnesium and in electrolytes, magnesium and potassium. It can also be used as a medicine, you can chew it and use it in a cold sore herpes labialis or an infection.
*Pancho Villa’s army ate this plant for weeks and even for weeks and even wrote songs about it. wrote songs about it.