Cupressaceae Juniperus communis L.

Common Juniper

Blackfoot - Drug, Venereal Aid

Use documented by:
Johnston, Alex, 1987, Plants and the Blackfoot, Lethbridge, Alberta. Lethbridge Historical Society, page 17

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Scientific name: Juniperus communis L.
USDA symbol: JUCOD (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Juniper
Family: Cupressaceae
Family (APG): Cupressaceae
Native American Tribe: Blackfoot
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Venereal Aid
Notes: Decoction of berries used for venereal diseases.

RECRD: 60539 id: 18438