Cyperaceae Carex aquatilis Wahlenb.

Water Sedge

Alaska Native - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Heller, Christine A., 1953, Edible and Poisonous Plants of Alaska, University of Alaska, page 129

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Scientific name: Carex aquatilis Wahlenb.
USDA symbol: CAAQA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Water Sedge
Family: Cyperaceae
Family (APG): Cyperaceae
Native American Tribe: Alaska Native
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Stem bases eaten raw.

RECRD: 7021 id: 8053