Native Americans used White Sagebrush as a medicine. Mainly used for headaches, fever, cough, cold, and flu.
Above ground, sagebrush is a nurse plant, creating crucial conditions for other native plants to grow.
Herbivores feed on White Sagebrush.
Our 6th and 7th grade class has been trying to answer the question of whether we should preserve the Palouse Prairie that has 99.9% disappeared. One of our case studies involved native and invasive plant species and their current role in the Prairie ecosystem.