Equisetaceae Equisetum telmateia Ehrh.

Giant Horsetail

Yuki - Drug, Diuretic

Use documented by:
Curtin, L. S. M., 1957, Some Plants Used by the Yuki Indians ... II. Food Plants, The Masterkey 31:85-94, page 47

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Scientific name: Equisetum telmateia Ehrh.
USDA symbol: EQTEB (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Giant Horsetail
Family: Equisetaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Yuki
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Diuretic
Notes: Decoction of plant taken as a diuretic.

RECRD: 85512 id: 13530