Juncaceae Luzula multiflora (Ehrh.) Lej.

Common Woodrush

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 20

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Scientific name: Luzula multiflora (Ehrh.) Lej.
USDA symbol: LUMUM2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Woodrush
Family: Juncaceae
Family (APG): Juncaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Emetic
Notes: Plant used as a ceremonial emetic.

RECRD: 89230 id: 21395