Asteraceae Cirsium hookerianum Nutt.

White Thistle

Thompson - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Steedman, E.V., 1928, The Ethnobotany of the Thompson Indians of British Columbia, SI-BAE Annual Report #45:441-522, page 480

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Scientific name: Cirsium hookerianum Nutt.
USDA symbol: CIHO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: White Thistle
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Deep, thick roots cooked and eaten.

RECRD: 41586 id: 9955