Clusiaceae Hypericum perforatum L.

Common St. Johnswort

Iroquois - Drug, Reproductive Aid

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 385

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Scientific name: Hypericum perforatum L.
USDA symbol: HYPE (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common St. Johnswort
Family: Clusiaceae
Family (APG): Hypericaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Reproductive Aid
Notes: Roots used to prevent sterility.

RECRD: 87652 id: 17673