Species Detail

Phaseolus spp.
Bean


Scientific Name:  
Phaseolus spp.
Common Name:  
Bean
Myaamia Name:  
kociihsa
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Unkn, Fall, NA
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Vine, Wild

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Phaseolus spp.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
No Reference Specified Use - Food  eaten. "mollom wis cochoesock amwhakek"; translated as; I ate too many beans
No Reference Specified Use - Food  speckled green beans brought to Kansas and Oklahoma from Indiana and cultivated
No Reference Specified 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."
No Reference Specified Use - Food  beans grown with corn stalks as their support
No Reference Specified Use - Unknown  "kotcisa; bean"
No Reference Specified Use - Unknown  "kutchissa axki"; bean field; "pawaliaki kutchissahi palakinatchiki"; translated as; the Peorias hull of a quantity of beans
No Reference Specified Use - Food  cooked and eaten. "ampesi8aki c8tchissaki" translated as "the beans swell while cooking"
No Reference Specified Use - Food  boiled with corn and eaten. "minzhipee tshee koatsheesauk goawenzauweearn"; translated as; "are the corn and beans boiled?"
Botanical Sources  
Phaseolus spp.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   P. vulgaris common bean is a non-native species cultivated throughout eastern and western Miami lands and North America
Related Sources  
Phaseolus spp.
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