[Sca-cooks] speaking of smokers...wood?
selene at earthlink.net
Wed Aug 9 08:06:08 PDT 2006
I find a certain evil amusement in the notion of cooking my food with
the smoke from burning laurels.
<grin, run for the rock!>
Okay, Wiat isn't on this list, but if he were he might have written
> Huette von Ahrens <ahrenshav at yahoo.com> wrote:
> But Crape Myrtle isn't Myrtle, despite the name. Crape, or Crepe, Myrtle
> is "Lagerstroemia indica", a member of the Lagerstroemia family. Myrtlewood
> is "Myrtus communis" which is an entirely different plant/tree. And the Myrtlewood
> from Oregon is an entirely different tree also, it is Umbellularia californica.
> Called Oregon Myrtlewood in Oregon, it is called the California Bay Laurel in
> California. They both are member of the Laurel tree family.
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