Aceraceae Acer nigrum Michx. f.

Black Maple

Ojibwa - Food, Sweetener

Use documented by:
Reagan, Albert B., 1928, Plants Used by the Bois Fort Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indians of Minnesota, Wisconsin Archeologist 7(4):230-248, page 234

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Scientific name: Acer nigrum Michx. f.
USDA symbol: ACNI5 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Black Maple
Family: Aceraceae
Family (APG): Sapindaceae
Native American Tribe: Ojibwa
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Sweetener
Notes: Sap used to make sugar.

RECRD: 60023 id: 574