Fabaceae Phaseolus acutifolius Gray

Tepary Bean

Havasupai - Food, Winter Use Food

Use documented by:
Weber, Steven A. and P. David Seaman, 1985, Havasupai Habitat: A. F. Whiting's Ethnography of a Traditional Indian Culture, Tucson. The University of Arizona Press, page 227

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Scientific name: Phaseolus acutifolius Gray
USDA symbol: PHACA2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Tepary Bean
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Havasupai
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Winter Use Food
Notes: Beans stored in granaries or in frame houses for later use.

RECRD: 7283 id: 26286