Apiaceae Daucus pusillus Michx.

American Wild Carrot

Costanoan - Drug, Blood Medicine

Use documented by:
Bocek, Barbara R., 1984, Ethnobotany of Costanoan Indians, California, Based on Collections by John P. Harrington, Economic Botany 38(2):240-255, page 23

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Scientific name: Daucus pusillus Michx.
USDA symbol: DAPU3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: American Wild Carrot
Family: Apiaceae
Family (APG): Apiaceae
Native American Tribe: Costanoan
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Blood Medicine
Notes: Decoction of plant taken to clean the blood.

RECRD: 85020 id: 12263