Rosaceae Agrimonia parviflora Ait.


Cherokee - Drug, Dietary Aid

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 22

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Scientific name: Agrimonia parviflora Ait.
USDA symbol: AGPA6 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Harvestlice
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dietary Aid
Notes: Infusion of root given to satisfy children's hunger.

RECRD: 80768 id: 1936