Betulaceae Betula papyrifera Marsh.

Paper Birch

Chippewa - Fiber, Building Material

Use documented by:
Densmore, Frances, 1928, Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #44:273-379, page 377

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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: Chippewa
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Building Material
Notes: Used as coverings for dwellings.

RECRD: 43067 id: 7163