Cyperaceae Carex sp.


Yuki - Fiber, Basketry

Use documented by:
Curtin, L. S. M., 1957, Some Plants Used by the Yuki Indians ... II. Food Plants, The Masterkey 31:85-94, page 93

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Scientific name: Carex sp.
Common names: Sedge
Family: Cyperaceae
Family (APG): Cyperaceae
Native American Tribe: Yuki
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Basketry
Notes: Large roots used to make baskets.

RECRD: 45013 id: 8129