Polygonaceae Polygonum alpinum All.

Alaska Wild Rhubarb

Tanana, Upper - Food, Vegetable

Use documented by:
Kari, Priscilla Russe, 1985, Upper Tanana Ethnobotany, Anchorage. Alaska Historical Commission, page 15

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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: Tanana, Upper
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Vegetable
Notes: Stems and leaves boiled with sugar and flour or in whitefish broth, grease and sugar and eaten.

RECRD: 3481 id: 28863