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Virtual Exhibit - Heritage Project

Yerba Mansa - Collected on the Barona Indian Reservation, San Diego County


  • Family: Saururaceae

  • Genus/Species: Anemopsis californica

  • 'Iipay Aa Name: unk

  • Common English Name: Yerba Mansa

  • Traditional Uses: leaf applied to burns; tea for asthma, sore throat, stomach ache, cold; seed pulverized and made into a flour

  • Collector: Jada VanWanseele

  • Date Collected: March 27, 2017

  • Mounted: April 28th and May 1st, 2017

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