Cyperaceae Scirpus sp.


Thompson - Other, Containers

Use documented by:
Steedman, E.V., 1928, The Ethnobotany of the Thompson Indians of British Columbia, SI-BAE Annual Report #45:441-522, page 497

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Scientific name: Scirpus sp.
Common names: Bulrush
Family: Cyperaceae
Family (APG): Cyperaceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Containers
Notes: Grass-like herbs used extensively to weave coarse bags and nets.

RECRD: 41725 id: 37554