Asteraceae Eriophyllum confertiflorum (DC.) Gray

Yellow Yarrow

Cahuilla - Food, Staple

Use documented by:
Bean, Lowell John and Katherine Siva Saubel, 1972, Temalpakh (From the Earth); Cahuilla Indian Knowledge and Usage of Plants, Banning, CA. Malki Museum Press, page 72

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Scientific name: Eriophyllum confertiflorum (DC.) Gray
USDA symbol: ERCOC12 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Yellow Yarrow
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cahuilla
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Staple
Notes: Parched seeds ground into flour.

RECRD: 11448 id: 14208