Lauraceae Lindera benzoin var. benzoin

Northern Spicebush

Chippewa - Food, Beverage

Use documented by:
Gilmore, Melvin R., 1933, Some Chippewa Uses of Plants, Ann Arbor. University of Michigan Press, page 131

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Scientific name: Lindera benzoin var. benzoin
USDA symbol: LIBEB (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Northern Spicebush
Family: Lauraceae
Family (APG): Lauraceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Beverage
Notes: Leaves used to make a pleasant, tea like beverage.

RECRD: 31953 id: 20365