Primulaceae Dodecatheon hendersonii Gray

Mosquito Bills

Pomo, Kashaya - Drug, Sedative

Use documented by:
Goodrich, Jennie and Claudia Lawson, 1980, Kashaya Pomo Plants, Los Angeles. American Indian Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles, page 105

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Scientific name: Dodecatheon hendersonii Gray
USDA symbol: DOHEH (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Mosquito Bills
Family: Primulaceae
Family (APG): Primulaceae
Native American Tribe: Pomo, Kashaya
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Sedative
Notes: Flowers hung on baby baskets to make the baby sleepy.

RECRD: 1002 id: 12639