Asteraceae Coreopsis sp.


Cherokee - Dye, Red

Use documented by:
Witthoft, John, 1947, An Early Cherokee Ethnobotanical Note, Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 37(3):73-75, page 74

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Scientific name: Coreopsis sp.
Common names: Tickseed
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Dye
Use sub-category: Red
Notes: Whole plant used to give a red coloring.

RECRD: 44571 id: 10723