• Question: Is it possible to digest leaves

    Asked by lucamoore to Del, Catherine, John on 20 Mar 2014.
    • Photo: Catherine Mansfield

      Catherine Mansfield answered on 20 Mar 2014:

      Yes, if fact a lot of vegetables that we eat are just leaves, for example lettuce and cabbage. Probably not all leaves are good for us though.

    • Photo: Adelle Thrower

      Adelle Thrower answered on 20 Mar 2014:

      yes- most leafs are actually pretty good for us as they contain good vitimins. lots of salad!! but im not sure we could live heathly lives just on them, we need a bit of everything!