• Pipe Spring National Monument

    Pipe Spring

    National Monument Arizona

Opeev'

Opeev´(Buffaloberries)

NPS

Shepherdia Rotundifolia

Buffaloberries can be sweet or tart.
Floating them in water is the test.
Tart fruit floats but the sweet berries
sink. Opeev' berries are eaten fresh or
dried and then boiled when needed.


 

Did You Know?

Fort at Pipe Spring

The fort at Pipe Spring National Monument was built over a spring, similar to castles in Europe and the Middle East.