Solanaceae Lycium pallidum Miers

Pale Wolfberry

Hopi - Drug, Ceremonial Medicine

Use documented by:
Fewkes, J. Walter, 1896, A Contribution to Ethnobotany, American Anthropologist 9:14-21, page 19

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Scientific name: Lycium pallidum Miers
USDA symbol: LYPAP (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Pale Wolfberry
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Hopi
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Medicine
Notes: Plant used at the annual 'Niman-katcina' ceremony.

RECRD: 89234 id: 21427