Scrophulariaceae Penstemon fendleri Torr. & Gray

Fendler's Penstemon

Navajo, Ramah - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A., 1952, The Ethnobotany of the Ramah Navaho, Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology 40(4):1-94, page 44

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Scientific name: Penstemon fendleri Torr. & Gray
USDA symbol: PEFE (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Fendler's Penstemon
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Family (APG): Orobanchaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Plant used for arrow or gunshot wounds.

RECRD: 90965 id: 25883