Linaceae Linum australe var. australe

Southern Flax

Navajo, Kayenta - Drug, Kidney Aid

Use documented by:
Wyman, Leland C. and Stuart K. Harris, 1951, The Ethnobotany of the Kayenta Navaho, Albuquerque. The University of New Mexico Press, page 30

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Scientific name: Linum australe var. australe
USDA symbol: LIAUA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Southern Flax
Family: Linaceae
Family (APG): Linaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Kayenta
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Kidney Aid
Notes: Infusion of plant used for kidney disease.

RECRD: 88772 id: 20394