Apocynaceae Apocynum androsaemifolium L.

Spreading Dogbane

Thompson - Other, Fasteners

Use documented by:
Perry, F., 1952, Ethno-Botany of the Indians in the Interior of British Columbia, Museum and Art Notes 2(2):36-43., page 39

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Scientific name: Apocynum androsaemifolium L.
USDA symbol: APAN2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Spreading Dogbane
Family: Apocynaceae
Family (APG): Apocynaceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Fasteners
Notes: Fiber used as thread or twine for binding or tying.

RECRD: 46302 id: 3775