Fouquieriaceae Fouquieria splendens Engelm.


Mahuna - Drug, Blood Medicine

Use documented by:
Romero, John Bruno, 1954, The Botanical Lore of the California Indians, New York. Vantage Press, Inc., page 28

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Scientific name: Fouquieria splendens Engelm.
USDA symbol: FOSP2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Ocotillo
Family: Fouquieriaceae
Family (APG): Fouquieriaceae
Native American Tribe: Mahuna
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Blood Medicine
Notes: Plant used as a blood specific, purifier and tonic.

RECRD: 86275 id: 14820