Asteraceae Eriophyllum lanatum (Pursh) Forbes

Woolly Eriophyllum

Skagit - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Gunther, Erna, 1973, Ethnobotany of Western Washington, Seattle. University of Washington Press. Revised edition, page 49

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Scientific name: Eriophyllum lanatum (Pursh) Forbes
USDA symbol: ERLAL3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Woolly Eriophyllum
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Skagit
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Leaves rubbed on the face to prevent chapping.

RECRD: 85862 id: 14210