Ericaceae Vaccinium ovatum Pursh

Evergreen Huckleberry

Pomo - Food, Dried Food

Use documented by:
Gifford, E. W., 1967, Ethnographic Notes on the Southwestern Pomo, Anthropological Records 25:10-15, page 15

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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: Pomo
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Dried Food
Notes: Dried berries stored in large coiled baskets, boiled and eaten.

RECRD: 20573 id: 42230