Juncaceae Juncus ensifolius Wikstr.

Swordleaf Rush

Paiute - Food, Fodder

Use documented by:
Mahar, James Michael., 1953, Ethnobotany of the Oregon Paiutes of the Warm Springs Indian Reservation, Reed College, B.A. Thesis, page 53

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Scientific name: Juncus ensifolius Wikstr.
USDA symbol: JUEN (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Swordleaf Rush
Family: Juncaceae
Family (APG): Juncaceae
Native American Tribe: Paiute
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fodder
Notes: Rushes used as food for livestock.

RECRD: 1392 id: 18373