Pinaceae Pinus strobus L.

Eastern White Pine

Ojibwa - Other, Waterproofing Agent

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 421

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Scientific name: Pinus strobus L.
USDA symbol: PIST (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Eastern White Pine
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Ojibwa
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Waterproofing Agent
Notes: Pitch from boiled cones and resin used for caulking and waterproofing.

RECRD: 188 id: 28257