Berberidaceae Mahonia repens (Lindl.) G. Don


Great Basin Indian - Dye, Orange

Use documented by:
Nickerson, Gifford S., 1966, Some Data on Plains and Great Basin Indian Uses of Certain Native Plants, Tebiwa 9(1):45-51, page 47

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Scientific name: Mahonia repens (Lindl.) G. Don
USDA symbol: MARE11 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Oregongrape
Family: Berberidaceae
Family (APG): Berberidaceae
Native American Tribe: Great Basin Indian
Use category: Dye
Use sub-category: Orange
Notes: Plant used to make an orange dye.

RECRD: 2341 id: 21966