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Title: White Sage
'Iipay Name: kepshuw
Genua/Species: Salvia apiana
Infusion tonic for the blood, for cough, and for catarrah (mucus membrane inflammation); decoction for colds and poison oak; seeds can be eaten and mixed with other grains; young stalks can be eaten; hair rinse; burned for cleansing.
Collected on the Barona Indian Reservation, San Diego County, April 14, 2016
Collector: Eldon Holsbo