Cornaceae Cornus canadensis L.

Bunchberry Dogwood

Delaware - Drug, Analgesic

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1972, Folk Medicine of the Delaware and Related Algonkian Indians, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission Anthropological Papers #3, page 31

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Scientific name: Cornus canadensis L.
USDA symbol: COCA13 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Bunchberry Dogwood
Family: Cornaceae
Family (APG): Cornaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Analgesic
Notes: Bark used for body pains.

RECRD: 42661 id: 10833