Cornaceae Cornus canadensis L.

Bunchberry Dogwood

Ojibwa - Drug, Pediatric Aid

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 366367

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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: Ojibwa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Pediatric Aid
Notes: Infusion of root used for infant colic.

RECRD: 84494 id: 10852