Edibles and Medicinals*

This page lists bulbous or geophytic genera or species whose parts are used as food or in cooking, or as a culinary or medicinal herb or spice.

*The PBS wiki doesn't condone using bulbs for food or medicine without the proper knowledge and training, or under the care and guidance of a professional. The information provided here is for historical interest only.


Some of the plants included in the PBS wiki have medicinal applications in various herbal medicine doctrines, but should or could not be eaten due to harmful constituents. They are as follows:


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