Montana Outdoors

June 12, 2010

Miner’s lettuce

Filed under: Wildflowers — Tags: , , , , — montucky @ 8:52 pm

As the name implies, this was allegedly used as a a salad green by early prospectors. The leaves contain vitamins A and C.

Miner's lettuce

Miner's lettuceMiner’s lettuce, Claytonia perfoliata, Purslane family

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