Euphorbiaceae Chamaesyce revoluta (Engelm.) Small

Threadstem Sandmat

Navajo, Kayenta - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Wyman, Leland C. and Stuart K. Harris, 1951, The Ethnobotany of the Kayenta Navaho, Albuquerque. The University of New Mexico Press, page 30

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Scientific name: Chamaesyce revoluta (Engelm.) Small
USDA symbol: CHRE4 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Threadstem Sandmat
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Family (APG): Euphorbiaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Kayenta
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Plant used as a lotion for chafing and sores.

RECRD: 86194 id: 9226