Juglandaceae Juglans nigra L.

Black Walnut

Cherokee - Dye, Brown

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 61

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Scientific name: Juglans nigra L.
USDA symbol: JUNI (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Black Walnut
Family: Juglandaceae
Family (APG): Juglandaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Dye
Use sub-category: Brown
Notes: Bark, roots and husks used to make a brown dye.

RECRD: 9487 id: 18249