Agavaceae Yucca schottii Engelm.

Schott's Yucca

Papago - Food, Fruit

Use documented by:
Hrdlicka, Ales, 1908, Physiological and Medical Observations Among the Indians of Southwestern United States and Northern Mexico, SI-BAE Bulletin #34:1-427, page 262

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Scientific name: Yucca schottii Engelm.
USDA symbol: YUSC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Schott's Yucca
Family: Agavaceae
Family (APG): Asparagaceae
Native American Tribe: Papago
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Fruits cooked and eaten with white flour.

RECRD: 46777 id: 44225