Rutaceae Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck

Sweet Orange

Thompson - Food, Fruit

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy J., Laurence C. Thompson and M. Terry Thompson et al., 1990, Thompson Ethnobotany: Knowledge and Usage of Plants by the Thompson Indians of British Columbia, Victoria. Royal British Columbia Museum, page 275

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Scientific name: Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck
USDA symbol: CISI (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sweet Orange
Family: Rutaceae
Family (APG): Rutaceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Fruit much prized for food after it became available.

RECRD: 33351 id: 10102