Loasaceae Mentzelia multiflora (Nutt.) Gray

Manyflowered Mentzelia

Keres, Western - Drug, Tuberculosis Remedy

Use documented by:
Swank, George R., 1932, The Ethnobotany of the Acoma and Laguna Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 54

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Scientific name: Mentzelia multiflora (Nutt.) Gray
USDA symbol: MEMUM2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Manyflowered Mentzelia
Family: Loasaceae
Family (APG): Loasaceae
Native American Tribe: Keres, Western
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Tuberculosis Remedy
Notes: Leaves and roots used as the strongest tuberculosis medicine by the strongest patients.

RECRD: 30297 id: 22910