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Plant    Species Name:
Perideridia gairdneri (Hook & Arn.) Mathias
syn. Carum gairdneri (Hook. & Arn.) Gray

Common Name:
Gairdner's yampah


Near Roosevelt, Washington   April 25, 1806

Journal Entries:

The following passages show how Scagawea applied her knowledge of medicinal value of plants in easing discomfort.  These passages were written in ...  more>>

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collected by W.N. Suksdorf, Klickitat Co., Washington, 22 August 1881

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