Lamiaceae Monardella sheltonii (Torr.) T.J. Howell

Shelton's Mountainbalm

Mendocino Indian - Drug, Blood Medicine

Use documented by:
Chestnut, V. K., 1902, Plants Used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California, Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium 7:295-408., page 384

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Scientific name: Monardella sheltonii (Torr.) T.J. Howell
USDA symbol: MOSH (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Shelton's Mountainbalm
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Mendocino Indian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Blood Medicine
Notes: Infusion of dried leaves taken to purify the blood.

RECRD: 89992 id: 23381