Polygonaceae Rumex sp.


Chehalis - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Gunther, Erna, 1973, Ethnobotany of Western Washington, Seattle. University of Washington Press. Revised edition, page 29

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Scientific name: Rumex sp.
Common names: Dock
Family: Polygonaceae
Family (APG): Polygonaceae
Native American Tribe: Chehalis
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Green stalks of large plants cooked over maple and cedar limbs on hot rocks and used for food.

RECRD: 42314 id: 35482