Fabaceae Coronilla varia L.

Purple Crownvetch

Cherokee - Drug, Emetic

Use documented by:
Taylor, Linda Averill, 1940, Plants Used As Curatives by Certain Southeastern Tribes, Cambridge, MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 31

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Scientific name: Coronilla varia L.
USDA symbol: COVA2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Purple Crownvetch
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Emetic
Notes: Decoction of bark taken as an emetic.

RECRD: 84610 id: 11158