Asteraceae Conyza canadensis var. canadensis

Canadian Horseweed

Hawaiian - Drug, Orthopedic Aid

Use documented by:
Akana, Akaiko, 1922, Hawaiian Herbs of Medicinal Value, Honolulu: Pacific Book House, page 25

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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: Hawaiian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Orthopedic Aid
Notes: Leaves, shoots and other plants pounded and resulting liquid used for injuries caused by accidents.

RECRD: 8090 id: 10604