Re: [gardeners] oleanders as toxic

Margaret Lauterbach (
Wed, 04 Jul 2001 15:47:49 -0600

At 05:26 PM 7/4/01 -0400, you wrote:
>who is Euell Gibbon?
The late Euell Gibbons authored a number of books on wild foods such as 
"Stalking the healthful Herbs," "Stalking the Wild Asparagus," and stalking 
the Blue-Eyed Scallop". He was hired as a television spokesman for Grape 
Nuts until the night on the Tonight Show when he described them as tasting 
like cardboard, as I recall.  He et his last wild thing several years ago. 
Margaret L