Plants Used by Northwest Native Americans

The tribes of the Pacific Northwest and coastal areas sometimes known as the Salish Sea had a rich source of foods and medicines in native plants. Some plants serve as both vitamin rich foods and medicines.

Elderberrry- The flowers are used as a tea to treat colds. The berries of the red and blue elderberry are rich in vitamins A and C.







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