Caprifoliaceae Lonicera arizonica Rehd.

Arizona Honeysuckle

Navajo, Ramah - Drug, Emetic

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 45

View all documented uses for Lonicera arizonica Rehd.

Scientific name: Lonicera arizonica Rehd.
USDA symbol: LOAR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Arizona Honeysuckle
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Family (APG): Caprifoliaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Emetic
Notes: Leaves used as a ceremonial emetic.

RECRD: 89089 id: 21083