Apiaceae Heracleum maximum Bartr.

Common Cowparsnip

Costanoan - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Bocek, Barbara R., 1984, Ethnobotany of Costanoan Indians, California, Based on Collections by John P. Harrington, Economic Botany 38(2):240-255, page 251

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Scientific name: Heracleum maximum Bartr.
USDA symbol: HEMA80 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Cowparsnip
Family: Apiaceae
Family (APG): Apiaceae
Native American Tribe: Costanoan
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Boiled roots and foliage used for food.

RECRD: 20785 id: 16807