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Mentzelia albicaulis.

Botanical name:

Mentzelia albicaulis Dougl. Loasaceae. Prairie Lily.

Western North America. The oily seeds are pounded and used by the Indians in California as an ingredient of their pinole mantica, a kind of cake.


Sturtevant's Edible Plants of the World, 1919, was edited by U. P. Hedrick.



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