Alariaceae Egregia menziesii (Turner) Areschoug

Boa Kelp

Oweekeno - Food, Winter Use Food

Use documented by:
Compton, Brian Douglas, 1993, Upper North Wakashan and Southern Tsimshian Ethnobotany: The Knowledge and Usage of Plants..., Ph.D. Dissertation, University of British Columbia, page 44

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Scientific name: Egregia menziesii (Turner) Areschoug
Common names: Boa Kelp
Family: Alariaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Oweekeno
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Winter Use Food
Notes: Plant and herring eggs salted and stored for future use.

RECRD: 60746 id: 12958