Pinaceae Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carr.

Eastern Hemlock

Menominee - Dye, Red

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1923, Ethnobotany of the Menomini Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 4:1-174, page 78

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Scientific name: Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carr.
USDA symbol: TSCA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Eastern Hemlock
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Menominee
Use category: Dye
Use sub-category: Red
Notes: Boiled bark used for dark red coloring.

RECRD: 1204 id: 40897