Euphorbiaceae Chamaesyce fendleri (Torr. & Gray) Small

Fendler's Sandmat

Navajo, Ramah - Drug, Toothache Remedy

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A., 1952, The Ethnobotany of the Ramah Navaho, Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology 40(4):1-94, page 35

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Scientific name: Chamaesyce fendleri (Torr. & Gray) Small
USDA symbol: CHFE3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Fendler's Sandmat
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Family (APG): Euphorbiaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Toothache Remedy
Notes: Hot poultice of plant applied for toothache.

RECRD: 86150 id: 9171