Cryptantha crassisepala

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Cryptantha crassisepala
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: (unplaced)
Family: Boraginaceae
Genus: Cryptantha
Species: C. crassisepala
Binomial name
Cryptantha crassisepala
Greene

Cryptantha crassisepala (common name thicksepal catseye) is a plant found in the southwestern United States.

Uses[edit]

Among the Zuni people, a hot infusion of the pulverized plant is applied to limbs for fatigue.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stevenson, Matilda Coxe 1915 Ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians. SI-BAE Annual Report #30 (p. 45)