Lamiaceae Monardella villosa Benth.

Coyote Mint

Costanoan - Drug, Pulmonary Aid

Use documented by:
Bocek, Barbara R., 1984, Ethnobotany of Costanoan Indians, California, Based on Collections by John P. Harrington, Economic Botany 38(2):240-255, page 16

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Scientific name: Monardella villosa Benth.
USDA symbol: MOVIV (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Coyote Mint
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Costanoan
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Pulmonary Aid
Notes: Poultice of plant applied to back cuts to draw out 'bad blood' for pneumonia.

RECRD: 89989 id: 23387