Poaceae Leymus triticoides (Buckl.) Pilger

Beardless Wildrye

Mendocino Indian - Food, Fodder

Use documented by:
Chestnut, V. K., 1902, Plants Used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California, Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium 7:295-408., page 312

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Scientific name: Leymus triticoides (Buckl.) Pilger
USDA symbol: LETR5 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Beardless Wildrye
Family: Poaceae
Family (APG): Poaceae
Native American Tribe: Mendocino Indian
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fodder
Notes: Foliage used as fodder in late summer.

RECRD: 43143 id: 20121