Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Valerianella chenopodifolia (Pursh) DC. image
Photographer: from USDA Plants website           
Family Valerianaceae
Valerianella chenopodifolia (Pursh) DC.
Great Lakes corn-salad, goosefoot corn-salad
Valerianella: diminutive of Valeriana (a medieval Latin name either referring to the Roman emperor or to the word valere, "to be healthy and strong" from its use as a folk medicine in the treatment of nervousness and hysteria)
chenopodifolia: with leaves like Chenopodium
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial forb

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Fedia chenopodifolia Pursh

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