Asteraceae Artemisia tridentata Nutt.

Big Sagebrush

Sanpoil - Drug, Laxative

Use documented by:
Ray, Verne F., 1932, The Sanpoil and Nespelem: Salishan Peoples of Northeastern Washington, University of Washington Publications in Anthropology, Vol. 5, page 217

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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: Sanpoil
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Laxative
Notes: Various infusions of leaves, stems and seed pods taken as laxatives.

RECRD: 82362 id: 5754