Indian Cucumber Root – 5/16/23
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/16/23
Observation Time: 4:05 p.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon WIldlife Sanctuary
Common Name: Indian Cucumber Root
Scientific Name: Medeola virginiana
Comments: Indian cucumber-root is a common perennial of the forest understory in New England. As the name suggests, the edible root tastes somewhat like cucumber.
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