Fabaceae Lupinus sp.
Blackfoot - Other, Ceremonial Items
Use documented by:
Hellson, John C., 1974, Ethnobotany of the Blackfoot Indians, Ottawa. National Museums of Canada. Mercury Series, page 38
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Scientific name: Lupinus sp.
Common names: Lupine
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Blackfoot
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Items
Notes: Leaves chewed by ceremonialist, to reinforce his powers, before he undertook any face painting.
RECRD: 3606 id: 21367