Betulaceae Corylus americana Walt.
Ojibwa - Food, Unspecified
Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 397
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Scientific name: Corylus americana Walt.
USDA symbol: COAM3 (View details
at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: American Hazelnut
Family (APG): Betulaceae
Native American Tribe: Ojibwa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Nuts eaten as food and newly gathered nuts before the kernel had hardened were favored.
RECRD: 422 id: 11225