Bryonia - Genus of flowering plant

Bryonia is a genus of flowering plant, is used as a food plant by the larva. Species find use in herbal medicine, are accepted by the USDA. Bryonia dioica is the only, British representative of the genus. The root is found a milky juice, the nauseous, bitter taste, is collected in the autumn, is like a simple carrot.

Genus of flowering plant, Only, British representative of the genus