Cupressaceae Juniperus californica Carr.

California Juniper

Kawaiisu - Food, Staple

Use documented by:
Zigmond, Maurice L., 1981, Kawaiisu Ethnobotany, Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press, page 35

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Scientific name: Juniperus californica Carr.
USDA symbol: JUCA7 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: California Juniper
Family: Cupressaceae
Family (APG): Cupressaceae
Native American Tribe: Kawaiisu
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Staple
Notes: Berries seeded, pounded into a meal and eaten.

RECRD: 4257 id: 18421