Fabaceae Apios americana Medik.


Omaha - Food, Vegetable

Use documented by:
Fletcher, Alice C. and Francis La Flesche, 1911, The Omaha Tribe, SI-BAE Annual Report #27, page 341

View all documented uses for Apios americana Medik.

Scientific name: Apios americana Medik.
USDA symbol: APAM (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Groundnut
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Omaha
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Vegetable
Notes: Nuts boiled, peeled and eaten as a vegetable.

RECRD: 8624 id: 3703