Pinaceae Larix occidentalis Nutt.

Western Larch

Kutenai - Other, Ceremonial Items

Use documented by:
Hart, Jeff, 1992, Montana Native Plants and Early Peoples, Helena. Montana Historical Society Press, page 22

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Scientific name: Larix occidentalis Nutt.
USDA symbol: LAOC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Western Larch
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Kutenai
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Items
Notes: Used for the center pole of the religious Sundance.

RECRD: 45141 id: 19541