Species Detail

Prunus avium L.
Cherry tree domestic


Scientific Name:  
Prunus avium L.
Common Name:  
Cherry tree domestic
Myaamia Name:  
katoohwakimiĆĄaahkwi
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Undetermined

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Prunus avium L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Dunn, J.P. Circa 1900 Use - Food 
Gatschet, A.S. ca. 1895 Use - Food  traditional food. 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.
Kerr, J. 1935 Use - Food 
Botanical Sources  
Prunus avium L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   Occurs in cultivated areas and sometimes as an escape in eastern and western Miami lands
Related Sources  
Prunus avium L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Clark, J.E. 1993   The Shawnee collected this plant