Salicaceae Salix exigua Nutt.

Sandbar Willow

Okanagan-Colville - Fiber, Sewing Material

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy J., R. Bouchard and Dorothy I.D. Kennedy, 1980, Ethnobotany of the Okanagan-Colville Indians of British Columbia and Washington, Victoria. British Columbia Provincial Museum, page 136

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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: Okanagan-Colville
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Sewing Material
Notes: Bark used for sewing birch bark onto basket frames.

RECRD: 13002 id: 35824