Chenopodiaceae Chenopodium album L.


Luiseno - Food, Vegetable

Use documented by:
Sparkman, Philip S., 1908, The Culture of the Luiseno Indians, University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology 8(4):187-234, page 233

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Scientific name: Chenopodium album L.
USDA symbol: CHALA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Lambsquarters
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Family (APG): Amaranthaceae
Native American Tribe: Luiseno
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Vegetable
Notes: Leaves used as greens.

RECRD: 30980 id: 9398