Asteraceae Stephanomeria minor var. minor

Narrowleaf Wirelettuce

Zuni - Drug, Snake Bite Remedy

Use documented by:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1915, Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #30, page 58

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Scientific name: Stephanomeria minor var. minor
USDA symbol: STMIM (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Narrowleaf Wirelettuce
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Zuni
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Snake Bite Remedy
Notes: Poultice of pulverized plant applied and infusion taken for rattlesnake bite.

RECRD: 95742 id: 38909