Asteraceae Berlandiera lyrata Benth.

Lyreleaf Greeneyes

Keres, Western - Drug, Psychological Aid

Use documented by:
Swank, George R., 1932, The Ethnobotany of the Acoma and Laguna Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 33

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Scientific name: Berlandiera lyrata Benth.
USDA symbol: BELY (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Lyreleaf Greeneyes
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Keres, Western
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Psychological Aid
Notes: Dried roots burned, ground & tossed on hot coals or smoke inhaled to give courage.

RECRD: 30074 id: 7053