Scrophulariaceae Castilleja sessiliflora Pursh

Downy Paintedcup

Cheyenne - Food, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Hart, Jeffrey A., 1981, The Ethnobotany of the Northern Cheyenne Indians of Montana, Journal of Ethnopharmacology 4:1-55, page 39

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Scientific name: Castilleja sessiliflora Pursh
USDA symbol: CASE5 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Downy Paintedcup
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Family (APG): Orobanchaceae
Native American Tribe: Cheyenne
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Flower nectar sucked in spring.

RECRD: 44765 id: 8527