Asclepiadaceae Asclepias sp.


Modesse - Fiber, Cordage

Use documented by:
Merriam, C. Hart, 1966, Ethnographic Notes on California Indian Tribes, University of California Archaeological Research Facility, Berkeley, page 224

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Scientific name: Asclepias sp.
Common names: Milkweed
Family: Asclepiadaceae
Family (APG): Apocynaceae
Native American Tribe: Modesse
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Cordage
Notes: Stems used for making string and cord.

RECRD: 6658 id: 6183