Brassicaceae Descurainia obtusa (Greene) O.E. Schulz

Blunt Tansymustard

Cocopa - Food, Vegetable

Use documented by:
Castetter, Edward F. and Willis H. Bell, 1951, Yuman Indian Agriculture, Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, page 187

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Scientific name: Descurainia obtusa (Greene) O.E. Schulz
USDA symbol: DEOBO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Blunt Tansymustard
Family: Brassicaceae
Family (APG): Brassicaceae
Native American Tribe: Cocopa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Vegetable
Notes: Young plants boiled as greens.

RECRD: 40321 id: 12343