Cyperaceae Scirpus sp.


Cahuilla - Food, Bread & Cake

Use documented by:
Bean, Lowell John and Katherine Siva Saubel, 1972, Temalpakh (From the Earth); Cahuilla Indian Knowledge and Usage of Plants, Banning, CA. Malki Museum Press, page 139

View all documented uses for Scirpus sp.

Scientific name: Scirpus sp.
Common names: Bulrush
Family: Cyperaceae
Family (APG): Cyperaceae
Native American Tribe: Cahuilla
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Bread & Cake
Notes: Pollen used to make cakes.

RECRD: 11805 id: 37531