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Can I eat Utah juniper?
Pine nuts are edible.
Medicinal uses for Utah juniper
Wide variety of uses. Native Americans used a poultice of leaves to treat toothaches and swollen gums. A decoction can be used to treat menstrual cramps and the kidneys.
Utah juniper Habitat
Utah Junipers (Juniperus osteosperma) thrive in the dry sunny soils of the american southwest.
Utah juniper Facts
Utah Junipers grow in the desert southwest. They are most common in Arizona and have graced countless pictures along the south rim of Grand Canyon National Park.