Ericaceae Gaultheria shallon Pursh


Clallam - Food, Bread & Cake

Use documented by:
Fleisher, Mark S., 1980, The Ethnobotany of the Clallam Indians of Western Washington, Northwest Anthropological Research Notes 14(2):192-210, page 200

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Scientific name: Gaultheria shallon Pursh
USDA symbol: GASH (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Salal
Family: Ericaceae
Family (APG): Ericaceae
Native American Tribe: Clallam
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Bread & Cake
Notes: Berries mashed, dried in cakes, soaked, dipped in oil and eaten.

RECRD: 44629 id: 15626