Asteraceae Petradoria pumila (Nutt.) Greene

Grassy Rockgoldenrod

Navajo - Dye, Yellow

Use documented by:
Elmore, Francis H., 1944, Ethnobotany of the Navajo, Sante Fe, NM. School of American Research, page 89

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Scientific name: Petradoria pumila (Nutt.) Greene
USDA symbol: PEPUP (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Grassy Rockgoldenrod
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo
Use category: Dye
Use sub-category: Yellow
Notes: Flowering tops mixed with wild rhubarb and used as a yellow dye.

RECRD: 3070 id: 26224