Entry Detail


garden pea


Entry Type:  
Species
Scientific Name:  
Common Name:  
garden pea
Myaamia Name:  
aleciimina
Description:  

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Gatschet, A.S. ca. 1895 Use - Food 

 "lachaminic peas"

Gatschet, A.S. ca. 1895 Use - Food 

alatchimini for a species of berry, unknown to his informant

Botanical Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Data Comments
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Plant Database 2006 Habitat 

Cultivated in gardens and crop fields in portions of eastern and western Myaamia lands.

Related Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Data Comments
Dunn, J.P. ca. 1900  

[latci]miniki is the plural form of the word latcimina, meaning pea

Gatschet, A.S. ca. 1895  

 "aleciminiiki peas" 

Gonella, M.P 2003-2006  

Possibly an older word for the wild pea, Lathyrus japonicus, although its contemporary meaning is the cultivated pea, Pisum sativum.