Rosaceae Geum aleppicum Jacq.

Yellow Avens

Cree, Woodlands - Drug, Diaphoretic

Use documented by:
Leighton, Anna L., 1985, Wild Plant Use by the Woods Cree (Nihithawak) of East-Central Saskatchewan, Ottawa. National Museums of Canada. Mercury Series, page 39

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Scientific name: Geum aleppicum Jacq.
USDA symbol: GEAL3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Yellow Avens
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Cree, Woodlands
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Diaphoretic
Notes: Decoction of root and other herbs used to make a person sweat.

RECRD: 5468 id: 15861