Fabaceae Phaseolus vulgaris L.

Kidney Bean

Zuni - Food, Vegetable

Use documented by:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1915, Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #30, page 69

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Scientific name: Phaseolus vulgaris L.
USDA symbol: PHVU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Kidney Bean
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Zuni
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Vegetable
Notes: Beans boiled & fried or crushed, boiled beans mixed with mush, baked in corn husks & used for food.

RECRD: 32874 id: 26367