Asteraceae Sanvitalia abertii Gray

Albert's Creeping Zinnia

Navajo - Drug, Oral Aid

Use documented by:
Elmore, Francis H., 1944, Ethnobotany of the Navajo, Sante Fe, NM. School of American Research, page 88

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Scientific name: Sanvitalia abertii Gray
USDA symbol: SAAB (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Albert's Creeping Zinnia
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Oral Aid
Notes: Plant chewed for mouth sores.

RECRD: 94873 id: 37106