Tag: cahuilla

Contemporary Southern California Ethnobotany

Bill Madrigal is pictured in the poster below harvesting the seeds of Salvia carduaceae, or thistle sage, on the Cahuilla reservation. He’s using a […]

more on thistle chia

Thistle sage /Thistle chia / Salvia carduacea in flower in May On Saturday, November 22, I went to the exhibition at the Oceanside Library […]

Gathering Chia Seeds

Monica Madrigal gathering seeds of thistle chia on the Cahuilla Reservation. She is using a seedbeater made from Rhus trilobata and Juncus textilis. Thistle […]