Asteraceae Artemisia tridentata Nutt.

Big Sagebrush

Gosiute - Other, Fuel

Use documented by:
Chamberlin, Ralph V., 1911, The Ethno-Botany of the Gosiute Indians of Utah, Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association 2(5):331-405., page 363

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Scientific name: Artemisia tridentata Nutt.
USDA symbol: ARTRT (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Big Sagebrush
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Gosiute
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Fuel
Notes: Wood used to produce fire by friction.

RECRD: 4700 id: 5624