Species Detail

Grass
Dried Grass; weeds; stalks


Scientific Name:  
Grass
Common Name:  
Dried Grass; weeds; stalks
Myaamia Name:  
miitakatwi
Uses:  
Technology
Harvest Seasons:  
Fall, Spring
Habitats:  
Dry Prairie grasslands, Wet Prairie grasslands with flooding
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Vine

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Grass
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Pease, Theodore Calvin and Raymond C. Werner 1934 Use - Technology  dry; very fine grass was crushed and used as kindling to catch sparks from fire started with wooden stick and board
Dunn, J.P. Circa 1900 Use - Unknown  word for dry grass
Tyner, J.W. 1968, September 9 Use - Material  tall grasses used to cover sheds made for drying corn and other foods.
Gatschet, A.S. ca. 1895 Use - Unknown 
Botanical Sources  
Grass
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   Dry grass: occurs in open areas; meadows; prairies; etc. throughout eastern and western Miami lands
No Reference Specified   Wet grass occurs in wetlands; ponds and slow moving streams
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Grass
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