Liliaceae Zigadenus nuttallii (Gray) S. Wats.

Nuttall's Deathcamas

Gosiute - Drug, Emetic

Use documented by:
Chamberlin, Ralph V., 1911, The Ethno-Botany of the Gosiute Indians of Utah, Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association 2(5):331-405., page 384

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Scientific name: Zigadenus nuttallii (Gray) S. Wats.
USDA symbol: ZINU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Nuttall's Deathcamas
Family: Liliaceae
Family (APG): Nartheciaceae
Native American Tribe: Gosiute
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Emetic
Notes: Plant used as an emetic.

RECRD: 97579 id: 44556