Fabaceae Glycyrrhiza glabra L.

Cultivated Licorice

Cherokee - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 43

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Scientific name: Glycyrrhiza glabra L.
USDA symbol: GLGL (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Cultivated Licorice
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Used for coughs.

RECRD: 9270 id: 16024