Cornaceae Cornus racemosa Lam.

Gray Dogwood

Iroquois - Drug, Orthopedic Aid

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 406

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Scientific name: Cornus racemosa Lam.
USDA symbol: CORA6 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Gray Dogwood
Family: Cornaceae
Family (APG): Cornaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Orthopedic Aid
Notes: Compound poultice of bark applied to swollen legs after the birth of a baby.

RECRD: 84546 id: 10936