Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia corollata L.

Flowering Spurge

Cherokee - Drug, Cathartic

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 45

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Scientific name: Euphorbia corollata L.
USDA symbol: EUCO10 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Flowering Spurge
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Family (APG): Euphorbiaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cathartic
Notes: Taken as a purgative.

RECRD: 86125 id: 14582