Liliaceae Allium acuminatum Hook.

Tapertip Onion

Paiute - Food, Vegetable

Use documented by:
Mahar, James Michael., 1953, Ethnobotany of the Oregon Paiutes of the Warm Springs Indian Reservation, Reed College, B.A. Thesis, page 55

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Scientific name: Allium acuminatum Hook.
USDA symbol: ALAC4 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Tapertip Onion
Family: Liliaceae
Family (APG): Nartheciaceae
Native American Tribe: Paiute
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Vegetable
Notes: Onions eaten raw, boiled or baked in a pit.

RECRD: 1396 id: 2028