Caprifoliaceae Lonicera involucrata Banks ex Spreng.
Thompson - Food, Fruit
Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy J., Laurence C. Thompson and M. Terry Thompson et al., 1990, Thompson Ethnobotany: Knowledge and Usage of Plants by the Thompson Indians of British Columbia, Victoria. Royal British Columbia Museum, page 197
View all documented uses for Lonicera involucrata Banks ex Spreng.
Scientific name: Lonicera involucrata Banks ex Spreng.
USDA symbol: LOINI (View details
at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Twinberry Honeysuckle
Family (APG): Caprifoliaceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Berries eaten, but not commonly exploited as a food source. One informant ate the berries, but was told by her mother not to eat them.
RECRD: 32646 id: 21215