Fabaceae Apios americana Medik.


Ponca - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Gilmore, Melvin R., 1919, Uses of Plants by the Indians of the Missouri River Region, SI-BAE Annual Report #33, page 94

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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: Ponca
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Roasted or boiled tubers used for food.

RECRD: 31461 id: 3705