Hymenoxys richardsonii

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Hymenoxys richardsonii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Hymenoxys
Species: H. richardsonii
Binomial name
Hymenoxys richardsonii
(Hook.) Cockerell

Hymenoxys richardsonii (common names pingue hymenoxys and pingue rubberweed) is a plant.

Uses[edit]

Among the Zuni people, a poultice of the chewed root applied to sores and rashes, and an infusion of the root is used for stomachache.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Camazine, Scott & Robert A. Bye (1980). "A study of the medical ethnobotany of the Zuni Indians of New Mexico". Journal of Ethnopharmacology 2 (4): 365–388. doi:10.1016/S0378-8741(80)81017-8. PMID 6893476.