Ethnobotanical investigation of the acjachemen clapperstick from blue elderberry,Sambucus mexicana (Caprifoliaceae)

@article{Walker2008EthnobotanicalIO,
  title={Ethnobotanical investigation of the acjachemen clapperstick from blue elderberry,Sambucus mexicana (Caprifoliaceae)},
  author={Michael Walker and J. David N{\'u}{\~n}ez and Marion Walkingstick and Sandra Anne Banack},
  journal={Economic Botany},
  year={2008},
  volume={58},
  pages={21-24}
}
The Acjachemen Indians of San Juan Capistrano, California, have a rich history predating the establishment of the Spanish Missions. The Acjachemen have many uses for the plants indigenous to the area. The Blue or Mexican Elderberry, Sambucus mexicana C. Presl, Caprifoliaceae, continues to be a plant of great importance to the Acjachemen people. Known as the… CONTINUE READING