"Prong of fish spear tree/plant"
Food and Medicinal Uses:
Fruit can be eaten raw or cooked.
Tea is made for a tonic.
Medicine for internal bleeding, diarrhea, stomach upset, and colds.
Bark dried and powdered as a treatment for burns.
Qá:thelhp is a very hard wood - called "ironwood."
Used for qá:thexw (fish spear prongs), salmon barbecue sticks, arrow shafts, needles for bulrush mats, and knitting needles.