Typhaceae Typha latifolia L.

Broadleaf Cattail

Lakota - Food, Staple

Use documented by:
Kraft, Shelly Katheren, 1990, Recent Changes in the Ethnobotany of Standing Rock Indian Reservation, University of North Dakota, M.A. Thesis, page 50

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Scientific name: Typha latifolia L.
USDA symbol: TYLA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Broadleaf Cattail
Family: Typhaceae
Family (APG): Typhaceae
Native American Tribe: Lakota
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Staple
Notes: Pollen used as flour.

RECRD: 46137 id: 41252