Cupressaceae Juniperus scopulorum Sarg.

Rocky Mountain Juniper

Montana Indian - Drug, Antirheumatic (External)

Use documented by:
Hart, Jeff, 1992, Montana Native Plants and Early Peoples, Helena. Montana Historical Society Press, page 36

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Scientific name: Juniperus scopulorum Sarg.
USDA symbol: JUSC2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Rocky Mountain Juniper
Family: Cupressaceae
Family (APG): Cupressaceae
Native American Tribe: Montana Indian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antirheumatic (External)
Notes: Concoction used for arthritis and rheumatic pain.

RECRD: 45317 id: 18985