Asteraceae Erigeron aphanactis var. aphanactis

Rayless Shaggy Fleabane

Shoshoni - Drug, Analgesic

Use documented by:
Train, Percy, James R. Henrichs and W. Andrew Archer, 1941, Medicinal Uses of Plants by Indian Tribes of Nevada, Washington DC. U.S. Department of Agriculture, page 70, 71

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Scientific name: Erigeron aphanactis var. aphanactis
USDA symbol: ERAPA2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Rayless Shaggy Fleabane
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Shoshoni
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Analgesic
Notes: Decoction of whole plant taken for stomachaches and cramps.

RECRD: 85569 id: 13711