About the SFMGA

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Native Plant Medicine

By Mark Wood

Common Medicinal Plants of the Santa Fe Area

  1. Grindelia squarrosa
  2. Conyza canadensis
  3. Juniperus monosperma
  4. Gutierrezia sarothrae
  5. Helianthus annuus
  6. Verbesina encelioides
  7. Artemisia ludoviciana
  8. Pinus edulis
  9. Urtica dioica
  10. Populus deltoides ssp. wislizeni
  11. Sphaeralcea coccinea
  12. Anemopsis californica
  13. Salix exigua
  14. Prunus virginiana
  15. Brickelia californica
  16. Achillea lanulosa
  17. Mahonia repens

(Non-natives, naturalized & common)

  1. Verbascum thapsus
  2. Lactuca serriola
  3. Malva neglecta
  4. Taraxacum officinale
  5. Erodium cicutarium
  6. Ulmus pumila
  7. Capsella bursa-pastoris