Fort Lewis College Herbarium
Catalog #: FLD0013710
Occurrence ID (GUID): a8efd40a-238c-420a-bd82-e22a67cefc83
Secondary Catalog #: E-012111
Taxon: Ephedra viridis Coville
Family: Ephedraceae
Collector: Hilary Flaming      
Locality: United States, Utah, San Juan, 1.25 m. up the northern canon 18.5 miles ouside the entrance to the Needles District of Utah's Canonland National Park.
Habitat: Uses: Taken at first contact to cure syphilis, for kidney trouble, to stimulate urination, for upset or bloated stomachs and gonorrhea. It is used to flush the kidneys and to purify the blood and as an antidiarrheal. Its used for a salve on burns and a po
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Record ID: a8efd40a-238c-420a-bd82-e22a67cefc83
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