Grossulariaceae Ribes nevadense Kellogg

Sierran Currant

Tolowa - Food, Spice

Use documented by:
Baker, Marc A., 1981, The Ethnobotany of the Yurok, Tolowa and Karok Indians of Northwest California, Humboldt State University, M.A. Thesis, page 50

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Scientific name: Ribes nevadense Kellogg
USDA symbol: RINEN (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sierran Currant
Family: Grossulariaceae
Family (APG): Grossulariaceae
Native American Tribe: Tolowa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Spice
Notes: Leaves placed between seaweed patties to keep them from sticking and flavors the patties.

RECRD: 5967 id: 33646