Fagaceae Quercus agrifolia N‚e

California Live Oak

Cahuilla - Food, Bread & Cake

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 121

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Scientific name: Quercus agrifolia N‚e
USDA symbol: QUAGA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: California Live Oak
Family: Fagaceae
Family (APG): Fagaceae
Native American Tribe: Cahuilla
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Bread & Cake
Notes: Acorns ground into a fine meal and used to make bread.

RECRD: 11695 id: 31835