Agavaceae Yucca glauca Nutt.

Small Soapweed

Acoma - Food, Dried 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 55

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Scientific name: Yucca glauca Nutt.
USDA symbol: YUGLG2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Small Soapweed
Family: Agavaceae
Family (APG): Asparagaceae
Native American Tribe: Acoma
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Dried Food
Notes: Fruits sun dried and stored for winter use.

RECRD: 41357 id: 44060