Boraginaceae Echium vulgare L.

Common Vipersbugloss

Iroquois - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 421

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Scientific name: Echium vulgare L.
USDA symbol: ECVU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Vipersbugloss
Family: Boraginaceae
Family (APG): Boraginaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Compound infusion of roots taken for the evacuation of the placenta.

RECRD: 85315 id: 12947