Hydrophyllaceae Phacelia californica Cham.

California Scorpionweed

Kawaiisu - Drug, Gastrointestinal Aid

Use documented by:
Zigmond, Maurice L., 1981, Kawaiisu Ethnobotany, Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press, page 48

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Scientific name: Phacelia californica Cham.
USDA symbol: PHCA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: California Scorpionweed
Family: Hydrophyllaceae
Family (APG): Boraginaceae
Native American Tribe: Kawaiisu
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gastrointestinal Aid
Notes: Infusion of roots taken for stomach problems.

RECRD: 91112 id: 26255