Rosaceae Malus angustifolia (Ait.) Michx.

Southern Crabapple

Cherokee - Food, Preserves

Use documented by:
Perry, Myra Jean, 1975, Food Use of 'Wild' Plants by Cherokee Indians, The University of Tennessee, M.S. Thesis, page 56

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Scientific name: Malus angustifolia (Ait.) Michx.
USDA symbol: MAANA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Southern Crabapple
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Preserves
Notes: Fruit used to make clear jelly.

RECRD: 2230 id: 22186