Asteraceae Conyza canadensis (L.) Cronq.

Canadian Horseweed

Cahuilla - Drug, Antidiarrheal

Use documented by:
Bean, Lowell John and Katherine Siva Saubel, 1972, Temalpakh (From the Earth); Cahuilla Indian Knowledge and Usage of Plants, Banning, CA. Malki Museum Press, page 56

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Scientific name: Conyza canadensis (L.) Cronq.
USDA symbol: COCAC3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Canadian Horseweed
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cahuilla
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antidiarrheal
Notes: Infusion of leaves used for diarrhea.

RECRD: 11359 id: 10595