Lauraceae Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees


Chippewa - Food, Spice

Use documented by:
Gilmore, Melvin R., 1933, Some Chippewa Uses of Plants, Ann Arbor. University of Michigan Press, page 130

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Scientific name: Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees
USDA symbol: SAAL5 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sassafras
Family: Lauraceae
Family (APG): Lauraceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Spice
Notes: Leaves used in meat soups for the bay leaf like flavor.

RECRD: 31950 id: 37231