Rhamnaceae Ceanothus fendleri Gray

Fendler's Ceanothus

Acoma - Food, Fruit

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 21

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Scientific name: Ceanothus fendleri Gray
USDA symbol: CEFE (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Fendler's Ceanothus
Family: Rhamnaceae
Family (APG): Rhamnaceae
Native American Tribe: Acoma
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Berries sweetened with sugar and used for food.

RECRD: 41029 id: 8638