Pinaceae Pinus edulis Engelm.

Twoneedle Pinyon

Jemez - Dye, Red

Use documented by:
Cook, Sarah Louise, 1930, The Ethnobotany of Jemez Indians., University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 26

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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: Jemez
Use category: Dye
Use sub-category: Red
Notes: Gum from old and new trees used as a red paint for jars and bowls.

RECRD: 1885 id: 27592