Asteraceae Artemisia sp.


Ponca - Drug, Disinfectant

Use documented by:
Gilmore, Melvin R., 1919, Uses of Plants by the Indians of the Missouri River Region, SI-BAE Annual Report #33, page 134135

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Scientific name: Artemisia sp.
Common names: Sage
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Ponca
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Disinfectant
Notes: Decoction of plant used as a wash for purification.

RECRD: 82254 id: 5558