Chenopodiaceae Suaeda moquinii (Torr.) Greene

Mojave Seablite

Paiute - Drug, Misc. Disease Remedy

Use documented by:
Train, Percy, James R. Henrichs and W. Andrew Archer, 1941, Medicinal Uses of Plants by Indian Tribes of Nevada, Washington DC. U.S. Department of Agriculture, page 143

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Scientific name: Suaeda moquinii (Torr.) Greene
USDA symbol: SUMO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Mojave Seablite
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Family (APG): Amaranthaceae
Native American Tribe: Paiute
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Misc. Disease Remedy
Notes: Crushed fresh plants rubbed on chicken pox to stop itching and to dry sores.

RECRD: 95778 id: 39018