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Feb 15, 2006 INDIAN CUCUMBER
N. Walker

The rhizome of Medeola virginiana has the taste and odor of cucumber and is edible. The whorled leaves look like those of the orchid Isotria verticillata (Whorled Pogonia) found during the HWS field trip to Chitwood Barrens.