Ericaceae Vaccinium parvifolium Sm.

Red Huckleberry

Skagit, Upper - Drug, Cold Remedy

Use documented by:
Theodoratus, Robert J., 1989, Loss, Transfer, and Reintroduction in the Use of Wild Plant Foods in the Upper Skagit Valley, Northwest Anthropological Research Notes 23(1):35-52, page 38

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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: Skagit, Upper
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cold Remedy
Notes: Decoction of bark taken for colds.

RECRD: 8398 id: 42349