Saxifragaceae Telesonix jamesii (Torr.) Raf.

James' Telesonix

Cheyenne - Drug, Pulmonary Aid

Use documented by:
Grinnell, George Bird, 1972, The Cheyenne Indians - Their History and Ways of Life Vol.2, Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press, page 175

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Scientific name: Telesonix jamesii (Torr.) Raf.
USDA symbol: TEJA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: James' Telesonix
Family: Saxifragaceae
Family (APG): Saxifragaceae
Native American Tribe: Cheyenne
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Pulmonary Aid
Notes: Infusion of finely powered plant taken for lung hemorrhage.

RECRD: 1955 id: 39603