Portulacaceae Claytonia sibirica L.

Siberian Springbeauty

Quinault - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Gunther, Erna, 1973, Ethnobotany of Western Washington, Seattle. University of Washington Press. Revised edition, page 29

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Scientific name: Claytonia sibirica L.
USDA symbol: CLSIS (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Siberian Springbeauty
Family: Portulacaceae
Family (APG): Portulacaceae
Native American Tribe: Quinault
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Whole plant chewed by women during pregnancy.

RECRD: 90019 id: 10166