Solanaceae Solanum triflorum Nutt.

Cutleaf Nightshade

Acoma - Food, Starvation Food

Use documented by:
Castetter, Edward F., 1935, Ethnobiological Studies in the American Southwest I. Uncultivated Native Plants Used as Sources of Food, University of New Mexico Bulletin 4(1):1-44, page 52

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Scientific name: Solanum triflorum Nutt.
USDA symbol: SOTR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Cutleaf Nightshade
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Acoma
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Starvation Food
Notes: Berries eaten in times of food shortages.

RECRD: 41320 id: 38334