Liliaceae Calochortus nuttallii Torr. & Gray

Sego Lily

Havasupai - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Weber, Steven A. and P. David Seaman, 1985, Havasupai Habitat: A. F. Whiting's Ethnography of a Traditional Indian Culture, Tucson. The University of Arizona Press, page 212

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Scientific name: Calochortus nuttallii Torr. & Gray
USDA symbol: CANU3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sego Lily
Family: Liliaceae
Family (APG): Nartheciaceae
Native American Tribe: Havasupai
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Bulbs eaten with bread and mescal.

RECRD: 7185 id: 7753