Tag: ethnobotany

Lydia Vassar gathers Juncus textilis

Lydia Vassar, Luiseño, wraps her Juncus textilis bundle, bottom ends up, with the 12-15 inches of rich red-browns basketweavers love using to create patterns […]

teodora cuero gathering woolly blue curls

I ask this little plant to keep growing with its little green leaves and its juicy stems, so that it can keep giving medicine […]

teodora cuero

teodora cuero is the traditional authority in her baja village of la huerta, and a revered plant specialist. she introduced us to the wonders […]

ethnobotany calendar collaborative project

3:50 am. up early in anticipation of beginning the 91 day, 13 week ethnobotanical calendar project. field notes. photos. journal entries. notebook. diary. notes. […]