Solanaceae Lycium pallidum Miers

Pale Wolfberry

Zuni - Food, Fruit

Use documented by:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1915, Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #30, page 68

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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: Zuni
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Berries eaten raw when perfectly ripe or boiled and sometimes sweetened.

RECRD: 32866 id: 21462