Asteraceae Artemisia sp.


Dakota - Drug, Ceremonial Medicine

Use documented by:
Gilmore, Melvin R., 1913, Some Native Nebraska Plants With Their Uses by the Dakota, Collections of the Nebraska State Historical Society 17:358-70, page 369

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Scientific name: Artemisia sp.
Common names: Sage
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Dakota
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Ceremonial Medicine
Notes: Plant used in purificatory rites by women after menstruation.

RECRD: 82232 id: 5513