Asteraceae Artemisia filifolia Torr.

Sand Sagebrush

Kiowa - Other, Paper

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A. and Richard Evans Schultes, 1939, The Economic Botany of the Kiowa Indians, Cambridge MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 56

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Scientific name: Artemisia filifolia Torr.
USDA symbol: ARFI2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sand Sagebrush
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Kiowa
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Paper
Notes: Used for drying hands and as a substitute for toilet paper.

RECRD: 10913 id: 5212