Asteraceae Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt.

Louisiana Sagewort

Yurok, South Coast (Nererner) - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Merriam, C. Hart, 1966, Ethnographic Notes on California Indian Tribes, University of California Archaeological Research Facility, Berkeley, page 169

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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: Yurok, South Coast (Nererner)
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Infusion of plant used for itching skin and as a lotion for sores.

RECRD: 6583 id: 5424