Fabaceae Astragalus sp.


Jemez - Drug, Cathartic

Use documented by:
Cook, Sarah Louise, 1930, The Ethnobotany of Jemez Indians., University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 20

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Scientific name: Astragalus sp.
Common names: Vetch
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Jemez
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cathartic
Notes: Roots chewed as a cathartic.

RECRD: 1828 id: 6557