Fagaceae Quercus gambelii Nutt.

Gambel's Oak

Havasupai - Food, Porridge

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 67

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Scientific name: Quercus gambelii Nutt.
USDA symbol: QUGAG (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Gambel's Oak
Family: Fagaceae
Family (APG): Fagaceae
Native American Tribe: Havasupai
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Porridge
Notes: Acorns parched, ground and used to make mush.

RECRD: 7473 id: 32065