Elaeagnaceae Elaeagnus commutata Bernh. ex Rydb.


Thompson - Other, Jewelry

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 207

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Scientific name: Elaeagnus commutata Bernh. ex Rydb.
USDA symbol: ELCO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Silverberry
Family: Elaeagnaceae
Family (APG): Elaeagnaceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Jewelry
Notes: Cleaned, polished seeds, with holes drilled in them, strung and used as necklaces.

RECRD: 32709 id: 13002