Edible Sierra Nevada Plants
Dicotyledon Genera Descriptions

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Salicaceae - Willow Family

Aspen - Cottonwood

Populus tremuloides, P. trichocarpa

The catkins of cottonwoods may be edible.

Populus tremuloides
CalFlora Record


Salix anglorum var. antiplasta, S. brachycarpa, S. caudata var. bryantiana,
S. drummondiana var. subcoerulea, S. eastwoodiae, S. geyeriana var. argentea,
S. jepsonii, S. lasiandra, S. lasiolepis,
S. lemmonii, S. ligulifolia, S. lutea,
S. mackenziana, S. melanopsis, S. nivalis,
S. orestra, S. planifolia var. monica, S. pseudocordata,
S. scouleriana

Inner bark may be eaten.

Salix lemmonii
CalFlora Record

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