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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

Oregon / Washington

Commonly Sold Products on the Salem District

SFP Resources
Salem SFP
SFP General Guidelines
SFP Common Products
SFP Contract and Permits

Most commonly sold SFPs on the Salem District with average amounts sold and value received by the government for FY 1995 2005.

Product Sold Unit of Measure 5 Years Average 95-99 5 Years Average 2000-05
Boughs
Pounds
571,150
$48,300
112266
$10,760
Floral & Greenery
Pounds
63,246
$5,625
201000
$14238
Moss
Pounds
153,225
$8,250
115775
$4,233
Mushrooms
Pounds
15,810
$2,075
21958
$3,033
Transplants
Each
6,573
$1,580
8016
$292

Edible & Medicinal Plants

The table below contains a brief list of common edible and/or medicinal plants found on the Salem District. Before using any of these plants, be certain of their identification through the use of a good plant identification guide

Plant Uses All Edible Fruit
Blackcap

Blackberry
 
Cherry
Bark extract is used for coughs
Elderberry
Cooked berries used for wine/jams, flowers used for skin lotion, fever
Hawthorne

Huckleberry
 
Oregon Grape
 
Salal

Salmon Berry

Serviceberry
 
Strawberry
 
Thimbleberry
 
Cascara
Bark is used to produce a laxative
Chichory
Coffee substitute
Chickweed
Leaves used in salads
Cottonwood
Cough remedies
Dandelion
Leaves used in salads/flavoring in coffee-like substitutes
Minor's Lettuce
Leaves used in salads
Mullein
Cold remedy
Rose
Teas
Willow Headaches/fever/wounds
Yarrow Teas/control bleeding/skin treatment
Yellow Dock Homeopathic medications