Cupressaceae Juniperus communis L.

Common Juniper

Shuswap - Drug, Panacea

Use documented by:
Palmer, Gary, 1975, Shuswap Indian Ethnobotany, Syesis 8:29-51, page 50

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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: Shuswap
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Panacea
Notes: Decoction of stems and needles taken for any sickness.

RECRD: 88057 id: 18508