Liliaceae Allium sp.


Blackfoot - Other, Soap

Use documented by:
Hellson, John C., 1974, Ethnobotany of the Blackfoot Indians, Ottawa. National Museums of Canada. Mercury Series, page 107

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Scientific name: Allium sp.
Common names: Onion
Family: Liliaceae
Family (APG): Nartheciaceae
Native American Tribe: Blackfoot
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Soap
Notes: Bulbs and water used to shine arrows.

RECRD: 4031 id: 2259