Juglandaceae Juglans major (Torr.) Heller

Arizona Walnut

Apache, Mescalero - Fiber, Building Material

Use documented by:
Basehart, Harry W., 1974, Apache Indians XII. Mescalero Apache Subsistence Patterns and Socio-Political Organization, New York. Garland Publishing Inc., page 46

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Scientific name: Juglans major (Torr.) Heller
USDA symbol: JUMA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Arizona Walnut
Family: Juglandaceae
Family (APG): Juglandaceae
Native American Tribe: Apache, Mescalero
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Building Material
Notes: Trees used to construct dome shaped lodges when away from home.

RECRD: 45741 id: 18233