Balsaminaceae Impatiens capensis Meerb.


Micmac - Drug, Liver Aid

Use documented by:
Chandler, R. Frank, Lois Freeman and Shirley N. Hooper, 1979, Herbal Remedies of the Maritime Indians, Journal of Ethnopharmacology 1:49-68, page 57

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Scientific name: Impatiens capensis Meerb.
USDA symbol: IMCA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Jewelweed
Family: Balsaminaceae
Family (APG): Balsaminaceae
Native American Tribe: Micmac
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Liver Aid
Notes: Herbs used for jaundice.

RECRD: 87727 id: 17757