Species Detail

Mollugo verticillata L.
Carpetweed


Scientific Name:  
Mollugo verticillata L.
Common Name:  
Carpetweed
Myaamia Name:  
No Myaamia Name
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Summer, Spring
Habitats:  
Human-Disturbed Areas
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Herb, Wild

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Mollugo verticillata L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
No Reference Specified Use - Food  Human-charred carpetweed material was recoverd from an early 19th century Miami village site at the forks of the Wabash River
Botanical Sources  
Mollugo verticillata L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   Native of tropical America occurring as a weed in moist soils and dunes mostly in waste places and cultivated ground
Related Sources  
Mollugo verticillata L.
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