Oleaceae Fraxinus nigra Marsh.

Black Ash

Iroquois - Drug, Reproductive Aid

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 413

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Scientific name: Fraxinus nigra Marsh.
USDA symbol: FRNI (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Black Ash
Family: Oleaceae
Family (APG): Oleaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Reproductive Aid
Notes: Compound decoction of roots and bark taken to induce pregnancy.

RECRD: 86350 id: 15250