Poaceae Chasmanthium latifolium (Michx.) Yates

Indian Woodoats

Cocopa - Food, Winter Use Food

Use documented by:
Gifford, E. W., 1933, The Cocopa, University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology 31:263-270, page 267

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Scientific name: Chasmanthium latifolium (Michx.) Yates
USDA symbol: CHLA5 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Indian Woodoats
Family: Poaceae
Family (APG): Poaceae
Native American Tribe: Cocopa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Winter Use Food
Notes: Seeds stored for later use.

RECRD: 20709 id: 9347