Nyctaginaceae Mirabilis multiflora (Torr.) Gray

Colorado Four O'clock

Navajo - Drug, Oral Aid

Use documented by:
Hocking, George M., 1956, Some Plant Materials Used Medicinally and Otherwise by the Navaho Indians in the Chaco Canyon, New Mexico, El Palacio 56:146-165, page 161

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Scientific name: Mirabilis multiflora (Torr.) Gray
USDA symbol: MIMUM (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Colorado Four O'clock
Family: Nyctaginaceae
Family (APG): Nyctaginaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Oral Aid
Notes: Plant used for various mouth disorders.

RECRD: 89775 id: 23050