Herb latin name: Cymopterus purpureus
Synonyms: Aulospermum purpureum
Edible parts of Cymopterus purpureus:Leaves - cooked. Used as a potherb to season soups etc.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Dry ground, 1200 - 2100 metres in Colorado and Utah to New Mexico and Arizona.
Medicinal use of Cymopterus purpureus:None known
Known hazards of Cymopterus purpureus:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.