Salicaceae Salix exigua Nutt.

Sandbar Willow

Lakota - Other, Fasteners

Use documented by:
Kraft, Shelly Katheren, 1990, Recent Changes in the Ethnobotany of Standing Rock Indian Reservation, University of North Dakota, M.A. Thesis, page 33

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Scientific name: Salix exigua Nutt.
USDA symbol: SAEX (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sandbar Willow
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Lakota
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Fasteners
Notes: Peeled bark used for tying together sweatlodge poles.

RECRD: 46082 id: 35809