Malvaceae Malva neglecta Wallr.

Common Mallow

Navajo, Ramah - Drug, Other

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 36

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Scientific name: Malva neglecta Wallr.
USDA symbol: MANE (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Mallow
Family: Malvaceae
Family (APG): Malvaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Other
Notes: Cold infusion of plant taken and used as a lotion for injury or swelling.

RECRD: 89421 id: 22329