Agavaceae Agave sp.


Yavapai - Food, Beverage

Use documented by:
Gifford, E. W., 1936, Northeastern and Western Yavapai, University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology 34:247-345, page 259

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Scientific name: Agave sp.
Common names: Mescal
Family: Agavaceae
Family (APG): Asparagaceae
Native American Tribe: Yavapai
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Beverage
Notes: Leaf stubs and heads pounded to express juice and used as a drink.

RECRD: 20636 id: 1864