Rosaceae Holodiscus discolor (Pursh) Maxim.


Salish, Cowichan - Other, Cooking Tools

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy J., John Thomas, Barry F. Carlson and Robert T. Ogilvie, 1983, Ethnobotany of the Nitinaht Indians of Vancouver Island, Victoria. British Columbia Provincial Museum, page 117

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Scientific name: Holodiscus discolor (Pursh) Maxim.
USDA symbol: HODI (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Oceanspray
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Salish, Cowichan
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Cooking Tools
Notes: Wood used to make skewers for roasting and drying clams.

RECRD: 47344 id: 17360