Brassicaceae Sisymbrium irio L.


Pima - Food, Porridge

Use documented by:
Curtin, L. S. M., 1949, By the Prophet of the Earth, Sante Fe. San Vicente Foundation, page 84

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Scientific name: Sisymbrium irio L.
USDA symbol: SIIR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Londonrocket
Family: Brassicaceae
Family (APG): Brassicaceae
Native American Tribe: Pima
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Porridge
Notes: Seeds formerly parched, ground, water added and eaten as a gruel.

RECRD: 44883 id: 38086