Tall Oregon Grape

Tall and Low Oregon Grape (Mahonia aquifolium)

Common name(s): Tall or Low Oregon grape

Scientific Name(s): Mahonia aquifolium

Island Hullkemel’em Name(s): suni'ulhp (Downriver/Island); suliyulhp (Upriver)

Family: Berberidaceae

Caution(s): None.


Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)

Common Name(s): Yarrow



Scientific Name(s): Achillea millefolium


Hullkemel’em: tl’uleqw’ulhp (Down river); xewuqel (‘carrotlike') (Upriver)


Family: Daisy


Caution(s): None

Plant Profiles - Ethnobotany

camasBrowse an online series of native plant profiles started by Environmental Studies students. These profiles were created by ES 421 students as a part of their final plant project. Students were instructed to create items related to either technology, medicine, or nutrition out of local plant species.


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