Fabaceae Lupinus densiflorus Benth.

Whitewhorl Lupine

Pomo, Kashaya - Other, Ceremonial Items

Use documented by:
Goodrich, Jennie and Claudia Lawson, 1980, Kashaya Pomo Plants, Los Angeles. American Indian Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles, page 65

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Scientific name: Lupinus densiflorus Benth.
USDA symbol: LUDED (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Whitewhorl Lupine
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Pomo, Kashaya
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Items
Notes: Flowers used in wreaths for the Flower Dance performed at the Strawberry Festival in May.

RECRD: 868 id: 21317