Balsamorhiza

[n] - genus of coarse western American herbs with large roots containing an aromatic balsam
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Balsamorhiza

genus Balsamorhiza noun genus of coarse western American herbs with large roots containing an aromatic balsam
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Balsamorhiza

== Uses == Native Americans used the sticky sap of this plant as a topical antiseptic for minor wounds. The large taproots produced by Balsamorhiza sagittata are edible and were harvested, dried, and ground into a starchy flour by Native Americans when other food plants were scarce. The entire plant is edible and nutritious, but not necessarily en...
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