Pinaceae Picea pungens Engelm.


Keres, Western - Other, Good Luck Charm

Use documented by:
Swank, George R., 1932, The Ethnobotany of the Acoma and Laguna Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 60

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Scientific name: Picea pungens Engelm.
USDA symbol: PIPU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Spruce
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Keres, Western
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Good Luck Charm
Notes: Twig bits given as presents to bring good luck.

RECRD: 30365 id: 27131