Aceraceae Acer macrophyllum Pursh

Bigleaf Maple

Karok - Other, Cooking Tools

Use documented by:
Baker, Marc A., 1981, The Ethnobotany of the Yurok, Tolowa and Karok Indians of Northwest California, Humboldt State University, M.A. Thesis, page 15

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Scientific name: Acer macrophyllum Pursh
USDA symbol: ACMA3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Bigleaf Maple
Family: Aceraceae
Family (APG): Sapindaceae
Native American Tribe: Karok
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Cooking Tools
Notes: Wood used to made acorn paddles.

RECRD: 5767 id: 492