Hydrangeaceae Philadelphus lewisii Pursh

Gordon's Mockorange

Cowlitz - Fiber, Brushes & Brooms

Use documented by:
Gunther, Erna, 1973, Ethnobotany of Western Washington, Seattle. University of Washington Press. Revised edition, page 31

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Scientific name: Philadelphus lewisii Pursh
USDA symbol: PHLE4 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Gordon's Mockorange
Family: Hydrangeaceae
Family (APG): Hydrangeaceae
Native American Tribe: Cowlitz
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Brushes & Brooms
Notes: Wood used to make combs.

RECRD: 42340 id: 26375