Fagaceae Quercus stellata Wangenh.

Post Oak

Kiowa - Other, Smoke Plant

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A. and Richard Evans Schultes, 1939, The Economic Botany of the Kiowa Indians, Cambridge MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 22

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Scientific name: Quercus stellata Wangenh.
USDA symbol: QUST (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Post Oak
Family: Fagaceae
Family (APG): Fagaceae
Native American Tribe: Kiowa
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Smoke Plant
Notes: Leaves used as cigarette wrappers for the peyote ceremony.

RECRD: 10795 id: 32518