Pinaceae Pinus jeffreyi Grev. & Balf.

Jeffrey Pine

Paiute, Northern - Food, Candy

Use documented by:
Fowler, Catherine S., 1989, Willards Z. Park's Ethnographic Notes on the Northern Paiute of Western Nevada 1933-1940, Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press, page 53

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Scientific name: Pinus jeffreyi Grev. & Balf.
USDA symbol: PIJE (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Jeffrey Pine
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Paiute, Northern
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Candy
Notes: Sap crystallized, gathered and eaten like candy.

RECRD: 8986 id: 27747