Coprosma_quadrifida_prickly currant bushThere’s a lot of talk these days about Australian Bush Foods.  These foods come from plants or animals which are native to Australia.  Whilst most of the focus is on a few ‘gourmet’ products which can be found in retail outlets, there are many native bush foods which can be found all around us in Australia.  Here in Melbourne a particularly ‘weedy’ and prevalent native plant is Prickly Current Bush.  I have several in my yard.  Recently on an Edible Weeds Walk at Organic Empire we spotted a number of these plants,  Members of the group were fascinated to be able to sample these delicious little berries.