Atamasco atamasco – Famine Foods

Atamasco atamasco

 Zephyranthes atamasco , Amaryllis Atamasco


North America: bulbous roots eaten by Creek tribe in times of scarcity

Additional Information

Name Authority:
(L.) Green; Adans.

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