Asteraceae Calycadenia fremontii Gray

Fremont's Western Rosinweed

Yana - Drug, Febrifuge

Use documented by:
Sapir, Edward and Leslie Spier, 1943, Notes on the Culture of the Yana, Anthropological Records 3(3):252-253, page 252

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Scientific name: Calycadenia fremontii Gray
USDA symbol: CAFR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Fremont's Western Rosinweed
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Yana
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Febrifuge
Notes: Cooked, dried, pounded seeds eaten for chills.

RECRD: 83314 id: 7810