Poaceae Glyceria obtusa (Muhl.) Trin.

Atlantic Mannagrass

Catawba - Drug, Analgesic

Use documented by:
Taylor, Linda Averill, 1940, Plants Used As Curatives by Certain Southeastern Tribes, Cambridge, MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 6

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Scientific name: Glyceria obtusa (Muhl.) Trin.
USDA symbol: GLOB (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Atlantic Mannagrass
Family: Poaceae
Family (APG): Poaceae
Native American Tribe: Catawba
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Analgesic
Notes: Infusion of beaten roots taken for backaches.

RECRD: 86785 id: 16022