R004

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R004

Proboscidea parviflora var. hohokamiana.  Tohono O'odham Domesticated. Selected by basket makers for the extremely long (up to 15") claws. Claws saved for basketry are sometimes buried to keep the black color from fading. White seeds. The O'odham name is pronounced "e hook".  From the Seed Bank Collection.

  • Origin: low desert, about 1700' elevation
  • Approx. 1.5g/25 seeds per packet.
  • Limit 3 packets
These seeds are part of our conservation program and are not available for purchase. They are only available through Native American Seed Request or Bulk Seed Exchange.

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