Onagraceae Epilobium sp.

Willow Weed

Abnaki - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Rousseau, Jacques, 1947, Ethnobotanique Abenakise, Archives de Folklore 11:145-182, page 164

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Scientific name: Epilobium sp.
Common names: Willow Weed
Family: Onagraceae
Family (APG): Onagraceae
Native American Tribe: Abnaki
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Infusion of roots and bark from other plants taken for persistent coughs.

RECRD: 50374 id: 13272