Primulaceae Dodecatheon hendersonii Gray

Mosquito Bills

Yuki - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Chestnut, V. K., 1902, Plants Used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California, Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium 7:295-408., page 378

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Scientific name: Dodecatheon hendersonii Gray
USDA symbol: DOHEH (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Mosquito Bills
Family: Primulaceae
Family (APG): Primulaceae
Native American Tribe: Yuki
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Leaves and roots formerly roasted in ashes and eaten.

RECRD: 43370 id: 12640