Apiaceae Heracleum sphondylium L.


Micmac - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Wallis, Wilson D., 1922, Medicines Used by the Micmac Indians, American Anthropologist 24:24-30, page 30

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Scientific name: Heracleum sphondylium L.
USDA symbol: HESPS (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Eltrot
Family: Apiaceae
Family (APG): Apiaceae
Native American Tribe: Micmac
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Green and light color plant used as medicine for women.

RECRD: 7519 id: 16963