Primulaceae Glaux maritima L.

Sea Milkwort

Kwakiutl - Drug, Sedative

Use documented by:
Turner, Nancy Chapman and Marcus A. M. Bell, 1973, The Ethnobotany of the Southern Kwakiutl Indians of British Columbia, Economic Botany 27:257-310, page 288

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Scientific name: Glaux maritima L.
USDA symbol: GLMA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sea Milkwort
Family: Primulaceae
Family (APG): Primulaceae
Native American Tribe: Kwakiutl
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Sedative
Notes: Boiled roots eaten to make one very sleepy.

RECRD: 86756 id: 15982