Ericaceae Ledum groenlandicum Oeder

Bog Labradortea

Hesquiat - Food, Beverage

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy J. and Barbara S. Efrat, 1982, Ethnobotany of the Hesquiat Indians of Vancouver Island, Victoria. British Columbia Provincial Museum, page 65

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Scientific name: Ledum groenlandicum Oeder
USDA symbol: LEGR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Bog Labradortea
Family: Ericaceae
Family (APG): Ericaceae
Native American Tribe: Hesquiat
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Beverage
Notes: Toasted, dried leaves brewed or steeped to make tea.

RECRD: 654 id: 19801