Asteraceae Gaillardia pinnatifida Torr.

Red Dome Blanketflower

Keres, Western - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Swank, George R., 1932, The Ethnobotany of the Acoma and Laguna Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 44

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Scientific name: Gaillardia pinnatifida Torr.
USDA symbol: GAPIP2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Red Dome Blanketflower
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Keres, Western
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Plant rubbed on mothers' breasts to wean infant.

RECRD: 30192 id: 15432