Rosaceae Crataegus erythropoda Ashe

Cerro Hawthorn

Apache, Chiricahua & Mescalero - Food, Winter Use Food

Use documented by:
Castetter, Edward F. and M. E. Opler, 1936, Ethnobiological Studies in the American Southwest III. The Ethnobiology of the Chiricahua and Mescalero Apache, University of New Mexico Bulletin 4(5):1-63, page 44

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Scientific name: Crataegus erythropoda Ashe
USDA symbol: CRER (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Cerro Hawthorn
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Apache, Chiricahua & Mescalero
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Winter Use Food
Notes: Fruit pressed into pulpy cakes, dried and stored for winter use.

RECRD: 40148 id: 11407