Oleaceae Fraxinus nigra Marsh.

Black Ash

Ojibwa, South - Drug, Eye Medicine

Use documented by:
Hoffman, W.J., 1891, The Midewiwin or 'Grand Medicine Society' of the Ojibwa, SI-BAE Annual Report #7, page 200

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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: Ojibwa, South
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Eye Medicine
Notes: Infusion of inner bark applied to sore eyes.

RECRD: 86354 id: 15262