Pinaceae Pinus contorta Dougl. ex Loud.

Lodgepole Pine

Montana Indian - Fiber, Building Material

Use documented by:
Hart, Jeff, 1992, Montana Native Plants and Early Peoples, Helena. Montana Historical Society Press, page 52

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Scientific name: Pinus contorta Dougl. ex Loud.
USDA symbol: PICOC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Lodgepole Pine
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Montana Indian
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Building Material
Notes: Poles used to make the foundations for tipis.

RECRD: 45444 id: 27433