Liliaceae Erythronium oregonum Applegate

Giant White Fawnlily

Kwakiutl - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy Chapman and Marcus A. M. Bell, 1971, The Ethnobotany of the Coast Salish Indians of Vancouver Island, I and II, Economic Botany 25(1):63-104, 335-339, page 75

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Scientific name: Erythronium oregonum Applegate
USDA symbol: ERORO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Giant White Fawnlily
Family: Liliaceae
Family (APG): Nartheciaceae
Native American Tribe: Kwakiutl
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Bulbs eaten raw, baked or boiled.

RECRD: 47483 id: 14366