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image: Prairie Apple
Photograph from Lewis and Clark Herbarium/Academy of Natural Sciences
Prairie Apple
(Indian Breadroot)

Pediomelum esculentum



First Noted by Expedition
August 31, 1804, at Calument Bluff in Cedar County, Nebraska.
 

Description
Silvery green, hairy leaves, about 3-5 leaves to a stem.
 

Habitat
Sunny, well-drained soil, prairies.
 

Range
Most of central United States.
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