Wild-Food Foraging: The Sego Lily and the Death Camass

The sego lily and the death camass are very similar in appearance, but make no mistake in distinguishing them when you are wild-food foraging because one plant is delicious, but the other can be deadly.

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[1] The single grasslike blade of the sego lily is blue green in color.
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