Taxaceae Taxus brevifolia Nutt.

Pacific Yew

Nitinaht - Other, Tools

Use documented by:
Gill, Steven J., 1983, Ethnobotany of the Makah and Ozette People, Olympic Peninsula, Washington (USA), Washington State University, Ph.D. Thesis, page 226

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Scientific name: Taxus brevifolia Nutt.
USDA symbol: TABR2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Pacific Yew
Family: Taxaceae
Family (APG): Taxaceae
Native American Tribe: Nitinaht
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Tools
Notes: Wood used to make chest high digging sticks.

RECRD: 6133 id: 39514