Familia: Aquifoliaceae Ilex guayusa Kichwa: Waysa
Luisa Cadena, "Their flowers are their clothes: on the dress of plant men"
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Tod D. Swanson, "Luisa Cadena, 'Their flowers are their clothes: on the dress of plant men.’” Youtube video. 5:33 May 13, 2016.
This video portrays wayusa man, ayawaska man and tobacco as powerful men dressed in beautiful clothes which are the colors of their flowers. These men are like warriors or yachaks who compete with each other. Wayusa man is the most powerful of the group.