Ericaceae Vaccinium ovatum Pursh

Evergreen Huckleberry

Karok - Other, Containers

Use documented by:
Schenck, Sara M. and E. W. Gifford, 1952, Karok Ethnobotany, Anthropological Records 13(6):377-392, page 388

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Scientific name: Vaccinium ovatum Pursh
USDA symbol: VAOV2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Evergreen Huckleberry
Family: Ericaceae
Family (APG): Ericaceae
Native American Tribe: Karok
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Containers
Notes: Leaves used to cover soap plant bulbs in the earth oven.

RECRD: 8607 id: 42223