Platanaceae Platanus racemosa Nutt.

California Sycamore

Costanoan - Other, Cooking Tools

Use documented by:
Bocek, Barbara R., 1984, Ethnobotany of Costanoan Indians, California, Based on Collections by John P. Harrington, Economic Botany 38(2):240-255, page 249

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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: Costanoan
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Cooking Tools
Notes: Leaves used to wrap bread during baking.

RECRD: 20749 id: 28600