Simmondsiaceae Simmondsia chinensis (Link) Schneid.


Yavapai - Drug, Cathartic

Use documented by:
Gifford, E. W., 1932, The Southeastern Yavapai, University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology 29:177-252, page 211

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Scientific name: Simmondsia chinensis (Link) Schneid.
USDA symbol: SICH (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Jojoba
Family: Simmondsiaceae
Family (APG): Simmondsiaceae
Native American Tribe: Yavapai
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cathartic
Notes: Plant yielded oily food with cathartic qualities.

RECRD: 20505 id: 38059