guixi zee

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
guixi zee
Spanish
zacatillo
Description:
Abundant herb with a height of just 15 centimeters, with green and yellow fruit that resembles a small corncob. In his Graphic-Phonemic Guide for Reading and Writing Zapotec, Eustaquio Jiménez Girón mentions that children used to play at picking them and putting them in a little basket as if they were going to the cornfield.
Habitat:
Selva baja espinosa. Monte San Martin.
Associated Flora:
cumbriu, sabi duni, batuuba, chumaga, tau cuuni, copal, xuba' be'za, bui' dani