Poaceae Bouteloua simplex Lag.

Matted Grama

Navajo, Ramah - Food, Forage

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A., 1952, The Ethnobotany of the Ramah Navaho, Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology 40(4):1-94, page 16

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Scientific name: Bouteloua simplex Lag.
USDA symbol: BOSI2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Matted Grama
Family: Poaceae
Family (APG): Poaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Forage
Notes: Important forage grass for a short season.

RECRD: 10369 id: 7453