biña'

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
biña'
Spanish
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Description:
Herbaceous vine that usually grows at the foot of hedgerows. Both the fruit and the flower are green. The fruit has a spindle-like shape (fusiform). Inside is a type of "cotton" together with the seeds. The seeds can be roasted over hot coals and eaten.
Habitat:
Selva baja caducifolia. Camino viejo del arrollo. Selva baja caducifolia. Pastoreo de ganado.
Associated Flora:
yana', guie' niza, tule, xhaga la, chumaga, guiichi yaa, xuba' rooba, yaga la guitu xiña, pimienta, gula bere' xiaa, te simarron, yana', guie' yaase, guiichi belle, xhaga la, gula bere', tau cuuni, guiichi yaa, yaga bii, biquiiche, luba' golondrina, luba' be'te', bilumbu', guiichi gueda, be'za yaga, yaga biibi, prisilana', la xhadxi, sabi duni, guiichi yaa, chumaga, yaga bii, la'sa yu moradu, xcu be'te, guiichi bidoorre, cebolla nisa, luba' xcu'du, biquiiche xiña', sana, yana', yaga xuga, roble, mano de lion