Apiaceae Daucus pusillus Michx.

American Wild Carrot

Miwok - Drug, Snake Bite Remedy

Use documented by:
Barrett, S. A. and E. W. Gifford, 1933, Miwok Material Culture, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 2(4):11, page 169

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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: Miwok
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Snake Bite Remedy
Notes: Poultice of chewed plant applied to snakebite.

RECRD: 20218 id: 12270