Pinaceae Pinus edulis Engelm.

Twoneedle Pinyon

Apache, White Mountain - Other, Waterproofing Agent

Use documented by:
Reagan, Albert B., 1929, Plants Used by the White Mountain Apache Indians of Arizona, Wisconsin Archeologist 8:143-61., page 150

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Scientific name: Pinus edulis Engelm.
USDA symbol: PIED (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Twoneedle Pinyon
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Apache, White Mountain
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Waterproofing Agent
Notes: Pitch warmed and applied inside and out to waterproof water jugs.

RECRD: 60183 id: 27545