Salicaceae Salix sitchensis Sanson ex Bong.

Sitka Willow

Haisla and Hanaksiala - Other, Cooking Tools

Use documented by:
Compton, Brian Douglas, 1993, Upper North Wakashan and Southern Tsimshian Ethnobotany: The Knowledge and Usage of Plants..., Ph.D. Dissertation, University of British Columbia, page 288

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Scientific name: Salix sitchensis Sanson ex Bong.
USDA symbol: SASI2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sitka Willow
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Haisla and Hanaksiala
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Cooking Tools
Notes: Leaves layered with salmon and western hemlock boughs to allow the fish to drain.

RECRD: 61444 id: 36088