Lycopodiaceae Lycopodium clavatum L.

Running Clubmoss

Hanaksiala - Fiber, Clothing

Use documented by:
Compton, Brian Douglas, 1993, Upper North Wakashan and Southern Tsimshian Ethnobotany: The Knowledge and Usage of Plants..., Ph.D. Dissertation, University of British Columbia, page 157

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Scientific name: Lycopodium clavatum L.
USDA symbol: LYCL (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Running Clubmoss
Family: Lycopodiaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Hanaksiala
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Clothing
Notes: Plant used as a belt for the blankets that were worn.

RECRD: 61048 id: 21492