Asteraceae Zinnia grandiflora Nutt.

Rocky Mountain Zinnia

Zuni - Drug, Febrifuge

Use documented by:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1915, Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #30, page 45

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Scientific name: Zinnia grandiflora Nutt.
USDA symbol: ZIGR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Rocky Mountain Zinnia
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Zuni
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Febrifuge
Notes: Smoke from powdered plant inhaled in sweatbath for fever.

RECRD: 97622 id: 44636