Salicaceae Populus angustifolia James

Narrowleaf Cottonwood

Zuni - Food, Candy

Use documented by:
Reagan, Albert B., 1929, Plants Used by the White Mountain Apache Indians of Arizona, Wisconsin Archeologist 8:143-61., page 159

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Scientific name: Populus angustifolia James
USDA symbol: POAN3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Narrowleaf Cottonwood
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Zuni
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Candy
Notes: Buds used as chewing gum.

RECRD: 60259 id: 29179