Apocynaceae Apocynum cannabinum L.


Yuki - Other, Hunting & Fishing Item

Use documented by:
Curtin, L. S. M., 1957, Some Plants Used by the Yuki Indians ... II. Food Plants, The Masterkey 31:85-94, page 90

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Scientific name: Apocynum cannabinum L.
USDA symbol: APCA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Indianhemp
Family: Apocynaceae
Family (APG): Apocynaceae
Native American Tribe: Yuki
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Hunting & Fishing Item
Notes: Dried, crushed stem fibers used to make fish nets and snares for deer, bears and small game.

RECRD: 45007 id: 3874