Asteraceae Erigeron asper Nutt.

Rough Fleabane

Keres, Western - Fiber, Brushes & Brooms

Use documented by:
Swank, George R., 1932, The Ethnobotany of the Acoma and Laguna Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 42

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Scientific name: Erigeron asper Nutt.
USDA symbol: ERAS3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Rough Fleabane
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Keres, Western
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Brushes & Brooms
Notes: Tied bunches of plants used for brooms.

RECRD: 30169 id: 13714