Ericaceae Vaccinium parvifolium Sm.

Red Huckleberry

Quileute - Food, Winter Use Food

Use documented by:
Reagan, Albert B., 1936, Plants Used by the Hoh and Quileute Indians, Kansas Academy of Science 37:55-70, page 68

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Scientific name: Vaccinium parvifolium Sm.
USDA symbol: VAPA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Red Huckleberry
Family: Ericaceae
Family (APG): Ericaceae
Native American Tribe: Quileute
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Winter Use Food
Notes: Berries canned and used as a winter food.

RECRD: 46667 id: 42342