Species Detail

Symplocarpus foetidus L. Nutt.
Skunk cabbage


Scientific Name:  
Symplocarpus foetidus L. Nutt.
Common Name:  
Skunk cabbage
Myaamia Name:  
šikaakwinši
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Undetermined

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Symplocarpus foetidus L. Nutt.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
No Reference Specified Use - Unknown 
No Reference Specified Use - Food  boiled and eaten as greens;
No Reference Specified Use - Unknown 
No Reference Specified Use - Food  gathered; cooked and eaten
Botanical Sources  
Symplocarpus foetidus L. Nutt.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   Occurs in swamps; and on moist low ground in eastern Miami lands
Related Sources  
Symplocarpus foetidus L. Nutt.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   McPherson wrote;