Rosaceae Geum canadense Jacq.

White Avens

Chippewa - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Densmore, Frances, 1928, Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #44:273-379, page 356

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Scientific name: Geum canadense Jacq.
USDA symbol: GECAC6 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: White Avens
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Root used for 'female weakness.'

RECRD: 86595 id: 15886