Pinaceae Pinus edulis Engelm.

Twoneedle Pinyon

Havasupai - Food, Spice

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 205

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Scientific name: Pinus edulis Engelm.
USDA symbol: PIED (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Twoneedle Pinyon
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Havasupai
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Spice
Notes: Sprigs placed in the cooking pit with porcupine, bobcat or badger to improve the taste of the meat.

RECRD: 7134 id: 27553