Asteraceae Grindelia sp.

Gum Plant

Mendocino Indian - Drug, Laxative

Use documented by:
Chestnut, V. K., 1902, Plants Used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California, Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium 7:295-408., page 394

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Scientific name: Grindelia sp.
Common names: Gum Plant
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Mendocino Indian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Laxative
Notes: Decoction of plant taken to open bowels.

RECRD: 86915 id: 16203