Betulaceae Betula papyrifera Marsh.

Paper Birch

Flathead - Other, Containers

Use documented by:
Blankinship, J. W., 1905, Native Economic Plants of Montana, Bozeman. Montana Agricultural College Experimental Station, Bulletin 56, page 8

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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: Flathead
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Containers
Notes: Bark used to line sacks and stiffen them into baskets.

RECRD: 10045 id: 7201