Liliaceae Allium bisceptrum S. Wats.

Twincrest Onion

Mahuna - Drug, Dietary Aid

Use documented by:
Romero, John Bruno, 1954, The Botanical Lore of the California Indians, New York. Vantage Press, Inc., page 62

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Scientific name: Allium bisceptrum S. Wats.
USDA symbol: ALBIB (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Twincrest Onion
Family: Liliaceae
Family (APG): Nartheciaceae
Native American Tribe: Mahuna
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dietary Aid
Notes: Plant juice used as an appetite restorer.

RECRD: 80803 id: 2039