Euphorbiaceae Croton monanthogynus Michx.

Prairie Tea

Comanche - Other, Hide Preparation

Use documented by:
Carlson, Gustav G. and Volney H. Jones, 1940, Some Notes on Uses of Plants by the Comanche Indians, Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters 25:517-542, page 521

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Scientific name: Croton monanthogynus Michx.
USDA symbol: CRMO6 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Prairie Tea
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Family (APG): Euphorbiaceae
Native American Tribe: Comanche
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Hide Preparation
Notes: Leaves mixed with animal brains and used for tanning.

RECRD: 21149 id: 11479