Gentianaceae Gentiana andrewsii Griseb.

Closed Bottle Gentian

Iroquois - Drug, Witchcraft Medicine

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 414

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Scientific name: Gentiana andrewsii Griseb.
USDA symbol: GEANA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Closed Bottle Gentian
Family: Gentianaceae
Family (APG): Gentianaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Witchcraft Medicine
Notes: Infusion of dried roots taken for headaches and to cure jealous witchcraft.

RECRD: 86508 id: 15768