Daisy, Chocolate - Berlandiera lyrata

Ethnobotanical Uses

Plant w/flowers
Flowers

 

Food:

"Acoma (Keres, Western & Laguna) Spice Flowers mixed with sausage as seasoning. (Moerman 122)

Medicine:

"Keres, Western Psychological Aid Dried roots burned, ground, and tossed on hot coals or smoke inhaled to give courage. Sedative Dried roots burned, ground, and tossed on hot coals or smoke inhaled for nervousness."(Moerman 121)