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
Dunn, J.P. Circa 1900 Use - Unknown 
Rafert, S. 1989, August 24-25 Use - Food  boiled and eaten as greens;
Gravier, J. ca. 1700 Use - Unknown 
Tippman, D. 2005, February 27 Use - Food  gathered; cooked and eaten
Botanical Sources  
Symplocarpus foetidus L. Nutt.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   Occurs in swamps; and on moist low ground in eastern Miami lands
Related Sources  
Symplocarpus foetidus L. Nutt.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
McPherson, Alan and Sue McPherson. 1977   McPherson wrote;