Betulaceae Betula papyrifera Marsh.

Paper Birch

Bella Coola - Fiber, Canoe Material

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy J., 1973, The Ethnobotany of the Bella Coola Indians of British Columbia, Syesis 6:193-220, page 202

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Scientific name: Betula papyrifera Marsh.
USDA symbol: BEPAP (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Paper Birch
Family: Betulaceae
Family (APG): Betulaceae
Native American Tribe: Bella Coola
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Canoe Material
Notes: Bark occasionally used to make canoes.

RECRD: 47817 id: 7154