Primulaceae Dodecatheon pulchellum (Raf.) Merr.

Darkthroat Shootingstar

Thompson - Other, Designs

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 245

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Scientific name: Dodecatheon pulchellum (Raf.) Merr.
USDA symbol: DOPUP2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Darkthroat Shootingstar
Family: Primulaceae
Family (APG): Primulaceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Designs
Notes: Flower used as a pattern for beadwork on gloves, moccasins, vests and jackets.

RECRD: 33126 id: 12643