Liliaceae

Calochortus macrocarpus

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Ethnobotany. A food and a medicine for many Amerindian Peoples: the bulbs were eaten raw or roasted.  By the Thompson People as mentioned in “The Ethnobotany of the Thompson Indians of British Columbia” (Steedman, E.V., 1928), in [...]

Calochortus elegans var. nanus

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Ethnobotany. A food for many Amerindian Peoples of California: the bulbs were eaten raw or roasted. By the Mendocino People as mentioned in “Plants Used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California”, (Contributions from the U.S. [...]

Calochortus tolmiei

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Ethnobotany. A food for many Amerindian Peoples: the bulbs were eaten raw or roasted. By the Mendocino People as mentioned in “Plants Used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California”, (Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium [...]

Calochortus argillosus

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Ethnobotany. A food for many Amerindian Peoples of California: the bulbs were eaten raw or roasted. Description by the California Native Plant Society. Calochortus argillosus is a species of flowering plant in the lily family which is known by [...]

Calochortus luteus

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Ethnobotany. A food for many Amerindian Peoples of California: the bulbs were eaten raw or roasted. It was specified for the Miwok People by Barrett, S. A. and E. W. Gifford in “Miwok Material Culture” (Bulletin of the Public Museum of [...]

Calochortus splendens

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Ethnobotany. A food for many Amerindian Peoples of California: the bulbs were eaten raw or roasted.  Description by the California Native Plant Society. Calochortus splendens is a species in the Liliaceae Family known by the common name [...]

Calochortus venustus

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Ethnobotany. A food for many Amerindian Peoples of California: the bulbs were eaten raw or roasted. It was specified for the Miwok People by Barrett, S. A. and E. W. Gifford in “Miwok Material Culture” (Bulletin of the Public Museum of [...]