Solanaceae Lycium pallidum Miers

Pale Wolfberry

Jemez - Food, Special Food

Use documented by:
Castetter, Edward F., 1935, Ethnobiological Studies in the American Southwest I. Uncultivated Native Plants Used as Sources of Food, University of New Mexico Bulletin 4(1):1-44, page 33

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Scientific name: Lycium pallidum Miers
USDA symbol: LYPAP (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Pale Wolfberry
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Jemez
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Special Food
Notes: Unripe berries stewed, sweetened and eaten as a delicacy.

RECRD: 41166 id: 21437