Equisetaceae Equisetum pratense Ehrh.

Meadow Horsetail

Eskimo, Inupiat - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Jones, Anore, 1983, Nauriat Niginaqtuat = Plants That We Eat, Kotzebue, Alaska. Maniilaq Association Traditional Nutrition Program, page 121

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Scientific name: Equisetum pratense Ehrh.
USDA symbol: EQPR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Meadow Horsetail
Family: Equisetaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Eskimo, Inupiat
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Raw roots eaten with seal oil.

RECRD: 12023 id: 13472