Geraniaceae Geranium oreganum T.J. Howell

Oregon Geranium

Miwok - Drug, Antirheumatic (External)

Use documented by:
Barrett, S. A. and E. W. Gifford, 1933, Miwok Material Culture, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 2(4):11, page 170

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Scientific name: Geranium oreganum T.J. Howell
USDA symbol: GEOR2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Oregon Geranium
Family: Geraniaceae
Family (APG): Geraniaceae
Native American Tribe: Miwok
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antirheumatic (External)
Notes: Decoction of root rubbed on aching joints.

RECRD: 20243 id: 15840