Asteraceae Pentachaeta aurea Nutt.

Golden Chaetopappa

Cahuilla - Other, Decorations

Use documented by:
Bean, Lowell John and Katherine Siva Saubel, 1972, Temalpakh (From the Earth); Cahuilla Indian Knowledge and Usage of Plants, Banning, CA. Malki Museum Press, page 52

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Scientific name: Pentachaeta aurea Nutt.
USDA symbol: PEAU3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Golden Chaetopappa
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cahuilla
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Decorations
Notes: Pollen used as a cosmetic for women.

RECRD: 11331 id: 25952