Chenopodiaceae Chenopodium sp.


Navajo - Food, Staple

Use documented by:
Elmore, Francis H., 1944, Ethnobotany of the Navajo, Sante Fe, NM. School of American Research, page 44

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Scientific name: Chenopodium sp.
Common names: Goosefoot
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Family (APG): Amaranthaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Staple
Notes: Seeds of several species ground and used like corn.

RECRD: 2832 id: 9558