Solanaceae Lycium fremontii Gray

Fremont's Desertthorn

Pima - Food, Fruit

Use documented by:
Russell, Frank, 1908, The Pima Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #26:1-390, page 75

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Scientific name: Lycium fremontii Gray
USDA symbol: LYFR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Fremont's Desertthorn
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Pima
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Red berries boiled and eaten.

RECRD: 43934 id: 21418