Cornaceae Cornus foemina P. Mill.

Stiff Dogwood

Cherokee - Drug, Throat Aid

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 30, 31

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Scientific name: Cornus foemina P. Mill.
USDA symbol: COFO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Stiff Dogwood
Family: Cornaceae
Family (APG): Cornaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Throat Aid
Notes: Infusion used for 'lost voice.'

RECRD: 84528 id: 10895