Asteraceae Hieracium fendleri Schultz-Bip.

Yellow Hawkweed

Navajo, Ramah - Drug, Diuretic

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A., 1952, The Ethnobotany of the Ramah Navaho, Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology 40(4):1-94, page 52

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Scientific name: Hieracium fendleri Schultz-Bip.
USDA symbol: HIFEF (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Yellow Hawkweed
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Diuretic
Notes: Cold infusion of plant taken by hunters for anuria.

RECRD: 87454 id: 17171