Viscaceae Phoradendron sp.


Cahuilla - Food, Fruit

Use documented by:
Bean, Lowell John and Katherine Siva Saubel, 1972, Temalpakh (From the Earth); Cahuilla Indian Knowledge and Usage of Plants, Banning, CA. Malki Museum Press, page 101

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Scientific name: Phoradendron sp.
Common names: Mistletoe
Family: Viscaceae
Family (APG): Santalaceae
Native American Tribe: Cahuilla
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Ground berries mixed with a small amount of ashes, boiled in a pot and eaten.

RECRD: 11596 id: 26548