Oxalidaceae Oxalis oregana Nutt.
Pomo, Kashaya - Other, Toys & Games
Use documented by:
Goodrich, Jennie and Claudia Lawson, 1980, Kashaya Pomo Plants, Los Angeles. American Indian Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles, page 108
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Scientific name: Oxalis oregana Nutt.
USDA symbol: OXOR (View details
at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Oregon Oxalis
Family (APG): Oxalidaceae
Native American Tribe: Pomo, Kashaya
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Toys & Games
Notes: Children ate as many leaves as they could without making an awful face; a children's game.
RECRD: 1011 id: 25155