Fabaceae Oxytropis lambertii Pursh

Lambert's Crazyweed

Navajo, Kayenta - Food, Porridge

Use documented by:
Wyman, Leland C. and Stuart K. Harris, 1951, The Ethnobotany of the Kayenta Navaho, Albuquerque. The University of New Mexico Press, page 28

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Scientific name: Oxytropis lambertii Pursh
USDA symbol: OXLAL2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Lambert's Crazyweed
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Kayenta
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Porridge
Notes: Used to make a mush or parched and used for food.

RECRD: 42006 id: 25245