Plant Identification

  Genus Specific Epithet Common Name Lakota Name Family
1 Achillea millefolium yarrow thao'pi pheju'ta Asteraceae
2 Ambrosia artemisiifolia common ragweed canhlogan wastemna Asteraceae
3 Amorpha canescens lead plant zitka' tacan' Fabaceae
4 Apocynum cannabinum dogbane nape' oi'lekiyapi Apocynaceae
5 Arctostaphylos uva-ursi bearberry wahpe' canli' Ericaceae
6 Artemesia ludoviciana white sage peji' hota ape' blaska'ska Asteraceae
7 Echinacea angustifolia purple coneflower ica'hpe hu Asteraceae
8 Hierochloe odorata sweet grass peji' wacan'ga Poaceae
9 Ipomoea leptophylla bush morning glory pejuta nige tanka Convolvulaceae
10 Juniperus virginiana red cedar hante' Cupressaceae
11 Mentha arvensis wild mint ceya'ka Lamiaceae
12 Monarda fistulosa bergamot wahpe' wa'ste'mna Lamiaceae
13 Plantago major plantain wihu'ta hu iye'ceca Plantaginaceae
14 Prunus virginiana choke cherry canpa' hu Rosaceae
15 Psoralea esculenta prairie turnip tinpsila Fabaceae
16 Rhus glabra sumac (smooth) canzi' Anacardiaceae
17 Salix spp willow cohwan'jica Salicaceae
18 Shepherdia argentea buffalo berry mas'tinca pute'can Elaeagnaceae
19 Typha spp cattail hintkan' Typhaceae
20 Yucca glauca yucca hupestola Liliaceae

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