Malvaceae Sidalcea neomexicana Gray

New Mexico Checkermallow

Navajo, Ramah - Drug, Internal Medicine

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 36

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Scientific name: Sidalcea neomexicana Gray
USDA symbol: SINEN (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: New Mexico Checkermallow
Family: Malvaceae
Family (APG): Malvaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Internal Medicine
Notes: Cold infusion of plant taken for internal injury.

RECRD: 95175 id: 37955