Asteraceae Conyza canadensis var. canadensis

Canadian Horseweed

Cree, Hudson Bay - Drug, Antidiarrheal

Use documented by:
Holmes, E.M., 1884, Medicinal Plants Used by Cree Indians, Hudson's Bay Territory, The Pharmaceutical Journal and Transactions 15:302-304, page 303

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Scientific name: Conyza canadensis var. canadensis
USDA symbol: COCAC3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Canadian Horseweed
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Cree, Hudson Bay
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antidiarrheal
Notes: Plant used as a diarrhea medicine.

RECRD: 85545 id: 10601