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Bladderpod / 'epshash

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Family: Cleomaceae
 

Genus/Species: Peritoma arborea
 

'Iipay Aa Name: 'epshash
 

Common English Name: Bladderpod

Traditional Use: flowers can be cooked and eaten (must be boiled and rinsed to remove bitterness).

Collected on the Barona Indian Reservation, San Diego County

 

Collector: Morelia de la Sancha
 

Date Collected: March 7, 2019
 

Mounted: April 4 & 11, 2019