Aceraceae Acer negundo var. negundo


Sioux - Food, Staple

Use documented by:
Blankinship, J. W., 1905, Native Economic Plants of Montana, Bozeman. Montana Agricultural College Experimental Station, Bulletin 56, page 16

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Scientific name: Acer negundo var. negundo
USDA symbol: ACNEN (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Boxelder
Family: Aceraceae
Family (APG): Sapindaceae
Native American Tribe: Sioux
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Staple
Notes: Sap boiled down in the spring and made into sugar.

RECRD: 10140 id: 573