Fabaceae Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh

American Licorice

Keres, Western - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Swank, George R., 1932, The Ethnobotany of the Acoma and Laguna Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 45

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Scientific name: Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh
USDA symbol: GLLE3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: American Licorice
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Keres, Western
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Roots used as cough drops by singers or talkers.

RECRD: 30206 id: 16057