Lamiaceae Monarda punctata L.

Spotted Beebalm

Navajo - Other, Incense & Fragrance

Use documented by:
Elmore, Francis H., 1944, Ethnobotany of the Navajo, Sante Fe, NM. School of American Research, page 73

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Scientific name: Monarda punctata L.
USDA symbol: MOPUP2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Spotted Beebalm
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Incense & Fragrance
Notes: Plant hung in the hogan for the pleasing odor.

RECRD: 3005 id: 23313