Grossulariaceae Ribes pinetorum Greene

Orange Gooseberry

Navajo, Ramah - Drug, Emetic

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 30

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Scientific name: Ribes pinetorum Greene
USDA symbol: RIPI (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Orange Gooseberry
Family: Grossulariaceae
Family (APG): Grossulariaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Emetic
Notes: Leaves used as a ceremonial emetic.

RECRD: 93710 id: 33679