Asteraceae Artemisia tilesii Ledeb.

Tilesius' Wormwood

Tanana, Upper - Drug, Disinfectant

Use documented by:
Kari, Priscilla Russe, 1985, Upper Tanana Ethnobotany, Anchorage. Alaska Historical Commission, page 17

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Scientific name: Artemisia tilesii Ledeb.
USDA symbol: ARTIT (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Tilesius' Wormwood
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Tanana, Upper
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Disinfectant
Notes: Poultice of leaves applied or decoction of leaves used as a wash for infections.

RECRD: 3521 id: 5598