Araliaceae Oplopanax horridus Miq.


Hesquiat - Dye, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy J. and Barbara S. Efrat, 1982, Ethnobotany of the Hesquiat Indians of Vancouver Island, Victoria. British Columbia Provincial Museum, page 61

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Scientific name: Oplopanax horridus Miq.
USDA symbol: OPHO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Devilsclub
Family: Araliaceae
Family (APG): Araliaceae
Native American Tribe: Hesquiat
Use category: Dye
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Bark shavings and berries made into paint and used to color basket materials and other objects.

RECRD: 616 id: 24480