Asteraceae Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt.

Louisiana Sagewort

Lakota - Other, Ceremonial Items

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 36

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Scientific name: Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt.
USDA symbol: ARLUL2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Louisiana Sagewort
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Lakota
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Items
Notes: Plant used to make wreaths and bracelets for the sun dance and used in the sweat lodge.

RECRD: 4819 id: 5383