Asteraceae Cirsium tioganum var. tioganum

Tioga Thistle

Paiute - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Kelly, Isabel T., 1932, Ethnography of the Surprise Valley Paiute, University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology 31(3):67-210, page 103

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Scientific name: Cirsium tioganum var. tioganum
USDA symbol: CISC2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Tioga Thistle
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Paiute
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Roots eaten raw or roasted.

RECRD: 44016 id: 10014