Asteraceae Artemisia filifolia Torr.

Sand Sagebrush

Tewa - Drug, Carminative

Use documented by:
Robbins, W.W., J.P. Harrington and B. Freire-Marreco, 1916, Ethnobotany of the Tewa Indians, SI-BAE Bulletin #55, page 44

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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: Tewa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Carminative
Notes: Plant chewed or decoction taken for indigestion and flatulence.

RECRD: 82070 id: 5216