Agavaceae Yucca sp.


Navajo - Other, Waterproofing Agent

Use documented by:
Elmore, Francis H., 1944, Ethnobotany of the Navajo, Sante Fe, NM. School of American Research, page 34

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Scientific name: Yucca sp.
Common names: Yucca
Family: Agavaceae
Family (APG): Asparagaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Waterproofing Agent
Notes: Leaf pitch used for waterproofing baskets.

RECRD: 2733 id: 44261