Fagaceae Quercus sp.
Round Valley Indian - Food, Porridge
Use documented by:
Chestnut, V. K., 1902, Plants Used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California, Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium 7:295-408., page 333
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Scientific name: Quercus sp.
Common names: Red Oak
Family (APG): Fagaceae
Native American Tribe: Round Valley Indian
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Porridge
Notes: Nuts dried, cracked, pulverized, water added and the dough made into brownish red mush.
RECRD: 43207 id: 32488