Pinaceae Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carr.

Eastern Hemlock

Ojibwa - Other, Fuel

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 422

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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: Ojibwa
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Fuel
Notes: Bark used for fuel, when reboiling pitch, because the heat was easy to regulate.

RECRD: 198 id: 40916