Ericaceae Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Spreng.


Chinook, Lower - Food, Dried Food

Use documented by:
Gunther, Erna, 1973, Ethnobotany of Western Washington, Seattle. University of Washington Press. Revised edition, page 44

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Scientific name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Spreng.
USDA symbol: ARUV (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Kinnikinnick
Family: Ericaceae
Family (APG): Ericaceae
Native American Tribe: Chinook, Lower
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Dried Food
Notes: Berries dried in bags, mixed with oil and eaten.

RECRD: 42553 id: 4549