Caprifoliaceae Sambucus racemosa L.

Scarlet Elderberry

Kwakiutl, Southern - Other, Toys & Games

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy Chapman and Marcus A. M. Bell, 1973, The Ethnobotany of the Southern Kwakiutl Indians of British Columbia, Economic Botany 27:257-310, page 261

View all documented uses for Sambucus racemosa L.

Scientific name: Sambucus racemosa L.
USDA symbol: SARAR3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Scarlet Elderberry
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Family (APG): Caprifoliaceae
Native American Tribe: Kwakiutl, Southern
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Toys & Games
Notes: Stems hollowed and used as blowguns by children.

RECRD: 46940 id: 36802