Hippocastanaceae Aesculus pavia L.

Red Buckeye

Cherokee - Drug, Gastrointestinal Aid

Use documented by:
Taylor, Linda Averill, 1940, Plants Used As Curatives by Certain Southeastern Tribes, Cambridge, MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 39

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Scientific name: Aesculus pavia L.
USDA symbol: AEPAP (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Red Buckeye
Family: Hippocastanaceae
Family (APG): Sapindaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gastrointestinal Aid
Notes: Infusion of roots taken and used as a bath for dyspepsia.

RECRD: 80690 id: 1646