Lamiaceae Stachys bullata Benth.

California Hedgenettle

Costanoan - Drug, Throat Aid

Use documented by:
Bocek, Barbara R., 1984, Ethnobotany of Costanoan Indians, California, Based on Collections by John P. Harrington, Economic Botany 38(2):240-255, page 17

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Scientific name: Stachys bullata Benth.
USDA symbol: STBU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: California Hedgenettle
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Costanoan
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Throat Aid
Notes: Poultice of leaves applied or decoction of roots used as a gargle for sore throats.

RECRD: 95700 id: 38810