Part of genus Zanthoxylum in 🍊︎ citrus / rue  family Rutaceae.

Native to 🇺🇸 USA central and east, and nearby parts of 🇨🇦 Canada.   🗺 Map by county (🇺🇸 USA-48), 🗺 map (North America, Central America).  Adobe Acrobat Reader file

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

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