Poaceae Phleum pratense L.


Navajo, Ramah - Fiber, Brushes & Brooms

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A., 1952, The Ethnobotany of the Ramah Navaho, Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology 40(4):1-94, page 17

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Scientific name: Phleum pratense L.
USDA symbol: PHPR3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Timothy
Family: Poaceae
Family (APG): Poaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Brushes & Brooms
Notes: Stems used to make hair brushes.

RECRD: 10385 id: 26429