Polygonaceae Polygonum alpinum All.

Alaska Wild Rhubarb

Eskimo, Arctic - Food, Pie & Pudding

Use documented by:
Porsild, A.E., 1953, Edible Plants of the Arctic, Arctic 6:15-34, page 26

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Scientific name: Polygonum alpinum All.
USDA symbol: POAL11 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Alaska Wild Rhubarb
Family: Polygonaceae
Family (APG): Polygonaceae
Native American Tribe: Eskimo, Arctic
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Pie & Pudding
Notes: Stems stewed and used as pie filling.

RECRD: 60497 id: 28847