Geraniaceae Geranium maculatum L.

Spotted Geranium

Cherokee - Drug, Hemostat

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 35

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Scientific name: Geranium maculatum L.
USDA symbol: GEMA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Spotted Geranium
Family: Geraniaceae
Family (APG): Geraniaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Hemostat
Notes: Used as a styptic.

RECRD: 86535 id: 15810