Species Detail

Amaranthus retroflexus L.
redroot, pigweed


Scientific Name:  
Amaranthus retroflexus L.
Common Name:  
redroot, pigweed
Myaamia Name:  
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Fall, Spring
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Vine

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Amaranthus retroflexus L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Tippman, D. 2005, February 27 Use - Food  seeds gathered; ground and made into flour
Botanical Sources  
Amaranthus retroflexus L.
No sources entered.
Related Sources  
Amaranthus retroflexus L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Bush, L. L 1996   charred remains of Amaranthus sp. found at Miami Village in Fort Wayne, 1795-1812 (Ehler Site)