Platanaceae Platanus racemosa Nutt.

California Sycamore

Cahuilla - Fiber, Building Material

Use documented by:
Bean, Lowell John and Katherine Siva Saubel, 1972, Temalpakh (From the Earth); Cahuilla Indian Knowledge and Usage of Plants, Banning, CA. Malki Museum Press, page 105

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Scientific name: Platanus racemosa Nutt.
USDA symbol: PLRA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: California Sycamore
Family: Platanaceae
Family (APG): Platanaceae
Native American Tribe: Cahuilla
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Building Material
Notes: Limbs and branches used in house construction.

RECRD: 11626 id: 28597