Cactaceae Echinocereus coccineus Engelm.

Scarlet Hedgehog Cactus

Navajo, Ramah - Food, Fruit

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A., 1952, The Ethnobotany of the Ramah Navaho, Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology 40(4):1-94, page 37

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Scientific name: Echinocereus coccineus Engelm.
USDA symbol: ECCOC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Scarlet Hedgehog Cactus
Family: Cactaceae
Family (APG): Cactaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Fruit used for food.

RECRD: 10563 id: 12881