Pedaliaceae Martynia sp.

Devil's Claw

Apache, Western - Food, Beverage

Use documented by:
Buskirk, Winfred, 1986, The Western Apache: Living With the Land Before 1950, Norman. University of Oklahoma Press, page 189

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Scientific name: Martynia sp.
Common names: Devil's Claw
Family: Pedaliaceae
Family (APG): Martyniaceae
Native American Tribe: Apache, Western
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Beverage
Notes: Seeds cracked and chewed for the juice.

RECRD: 40853 id: 22446