Fabaceae Prosopis glandulosa Torr.

Honey Mesquite

Isleta - Food, Candy

Use documented by:
Jones, Volney H., 1931, The Ethnobotany of the Isleta Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 39

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Scientific name: Prosopis glandulosa Torr.
USDA symbol: PRGLG (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Honey Mesquite
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Isleta
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Candy
Notes: Roasted beans eaten as a confection.

RECRD: 30704 id: 29954