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Lyre-leaf sage

Salvia lyrata


Native Americans used the root as a salve for sores, and used the whole plant as a tea for colds and coughs.


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Lyre-leaf Sage
Salvia lyrata

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Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Thanks, Chester. You're right - it's important to get photos of all parts of the plant.

chesterbperry 7 years ago

Don'e forget to get pics of those leaves and stems ;)

Maria dB
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Maria dB

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Apr 15, 2013
Submitted on Apr 27, 2013

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