Malvaceae Sphaeralcea coccinea ssp. coccinea

Scarlet Globemallow

Comanche - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Carlson, Gustav G. and Volney H. Jones, 1940, Some Notes on Uses of Plants by the Comanche Indians, Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters 25:517-542, page 522

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Scientific name: Sphaeralcea coccinea ssp. coccinea
USDA symbol: SPCOC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Scarlet Globemallow
Family: Malvaceae
Family (APG): Malvaceae
Native American Tribe: Comanche
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Infusion of plant used for swellings.

RECRD: 95625 id: 38652