Asteraceae Tetraneuris scaposa (DC.) Greene

Stemmy Hymenoxys

Zuni - Drug, Eye Medicine

Use documented by:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1915, Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #30, page 60, 61

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Scientific name: Tetraneuris scaposa (DC.) Greene
USDA symbol: TESCS (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Stemmy Hymenoxys
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Zuni
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Eye Medicine
Notes: Infusion of plant used as an eyewash, not for persons with 'bad heart.'

RECRD: 87619 id: 39687