Loganiaceae Gelsemium sempervirens (L.) Ait. f.

Evening Trumpetflower

Delaware, Oklahoma - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission, page 28, 76

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Scientific name: Gelsemium sempervirens (L.) Ait. f.
USDA symbol: GESE (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Evening Trumpetflower
Family: Loganiaceae
Family (APG): Gelsemiaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware, Oklahoma
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Compound containing root used as a salve.

RECRD: 86495 id: 15755