Asteraceae Xanthium strumarium L.

Rough Cockleburr

Lakota - Drug, Ceremonial Medicine

Use documented by:
Rogers, Dilwyn J, 1980, Lakota Names and Traditional Uses of Native Plants by Sicangu (Brule) People in the Rosebud Area, South Dakota, St. Francis, SD. Rosebud Educational Scoiety, page 40

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Scientific name: Xanthium strumarium L.
USDA symbol: XASTS (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Rough Cockleburr
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Lakota
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Medicine
Notes: Used as a medicine in ceremonies.

RECRD: 4847 id: 43647