Styracaceae Halesia carolina L.

Carolina Silverbell

Cherokee - Fiber, Building Material

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 55

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Scientific name: Halesia carolina L.
USDA symbol: HACA3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Carolina Silverbell
Family: Styracaceae
Family (APG): Styracaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Building Material
Notes: Wood used for lumber.

RECRD: 9442 id: 16404