FLOWER OF THE DAY – CAMAS

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This is the plant cause the Nez Perce war.

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5 Responses to FLOWER OF THE DAY – CAMAS

  1. lghiggins says:

    How did that happen?

    • The Camas requires a swampy area to grow. The settlers arrive and want grow wheat. The fields were drained. I don’t remember what spark the young warriors but they attack a white settlement. Chief Joseph lead the tribe through Idaho evading the Calvary until they reach Wyoming were the Calvary and killed a number of Indians. The Indians were headed to Canada and safety. Chief Joseph was reported to say “I will fight no more. One of our sad history. One the Nez Perce Indian is running for Governor.

  2. lghiggins says:

    That is a sad part of history! Thanks for filling us in on it.

  3. Cee Neuner says:

    What a nice field of wildflowers. 😀

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