Solanaceae Solanum jamesii Torr.

Wild Potato

Sia - Food, Vegetable

Use documented by:
White, Leslie A., 1962, The Pueblo of Sia, New Mexico, XXX SI-BAE Bulletin #, page 107

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Scientific name: Solanum jamesii Torr.
USDA symbol: SOJA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Wild Potato
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Sia
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Vegetable
Notes: Potatoes eaten raw or cooked with clay to counteract the astringency.

RECRD: 3131 id: 38302