Apiaceae Angelica lucida L.

Wild Celery

Eskimo, Alaska - Other, Ceremonial Items

Use documented by:
Ager, Thomas A. and Lynn Price Ager, 1980, Ethnobotany of The Eskimos of Nelson Island, Alaska, Arctic Anthropology 27:26-48, page 37

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Scientific name: Angelica lucida L.
USDA symbol: ANLU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Wild Celery
Family: Apiaceae
Family (APG): Apiaceae
Native American Tribe: Eskimo, Alaska
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Items
Notes: Plant formerly used during the seal bladder festival.

RECRD: 32804 id: 3530