Cornaceae Cornus glabrata Benth.

Brown Dogwood

Modesse - Fiber, Basketry

Use documented by:
Merriam, C. Hart, 1966, Ethnographic Notes on California Indian Tribes, University of California Archaeological Research Facility, Berkeley, page 223

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Scientific name: Cornus glabrata Benth.
USDA symbol: COGL3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Brown Dogwood
Family: Cornaceae
Family (APG): Cornaceae
Native American Tribe: Modesse
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Basketry
Notes: Long shoots used for some of the baskets.

RECRD: 6640 id: 10899