Asteraceae Verbesina sp.

Keres, Western - Dye, Yellow

Use documented by:
Swank, George R., 1932, The Ethnobotany of the Acoma and Laguna Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 74

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Scientific name: Verbesina sp.
Common names:
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Keres, Western
Use category: Dye
Use sub-category: Yellow
Notes: Petals mixed with white clay and used as a yellow dye for cotton.

RECRD: 30524 id: 42910