Agavaceae Agave utahensis Engelm.

Utah Agave

Navajo - Fiber, Mats, Rugs & Bedding

Use documented by:
Elmore, Francis H., 1944, Ethnobotany of the Navajo, Sante Fe, NM. School of American Research, page 37

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Scientific name: Agave utahensis Engelm.
USDA symbol: AGUTU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Utah Agave
Family: Agavaceae
Family (APG): Asparagaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Mats, Rugs & Bedding
Notes: Fibers used to make blankets.

RECRD: 2743 id: 1870