Ground-Cherry Pie

You can forage or grow the fixin's for ground-cherry pie, an almost forgotten treat from grandmother's day.

070 ground cherry pie - pie and bowl
A baked ground-cherry pie and bowl of rip ground cherries.
070 ground cherry pie - wild ground cherries
Although this sweet, tomato-like fruit can be cultivated, the wild versions—such as these roadside plants—are equally delicious.
070 ground cherry pie - chinese lantern
When you go out foraging for ground cherries, don't be fooled by Chinese Lanterns, which are a non-edible, ornamental species.

Subscribe Today - Pay Now & Save 66% Off the Cover Price

Lighten the Strain on the Earth and Your Budget

Mother Earth NewsAt MOTHER EARTH NEWS, we are dedicated to conserving our planet's natural resources while helping you conserve your financial resources. That's why we want you to save money and trees by subscribing through our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. By paying with a credit card, you save an additional $5 and get 6 issues of MOTHER EARTH NEWS for only $12.00 (USA only).

You may also use the Bill Me option and pay $17.00 for 6 issues.

(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here