Species Detail

Solanum tuberosum L.
Potato


Scientific Name:  
Solanum tuberosum L.
Common Name:  
Potato
Myaamia Name:  
ahpena also for wild potato
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Undetermined

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Solanum tuberosum L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Gatschet, A.S. ca. 1895 Use - Food  modern traditional crop. In the traditional story of Young Thunder William Pecongah; he describes the crops he had growing on his land 160 acres of reserve in central Indiana. "There I planted corn; wheat; potatoes; peas; tobacco; beans; apple trees; pumpkins; watermelons; cucumbers; onions; hay; straw; gooseberries; raspberries; blackberries; currants; turnips; tomatoes; pawpaws; cherries; strawberries; plums; blackhaws; peaches; walnut trees; pecans; hickory nuts; barley and rye."
Botanical Sources  
Solanum tuberosum L.
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Related Sources  
Solanum tuberosum L.
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