Pinaceae Larix laricina (Du Roi) K. Koch


Montagnais - Drug, Expectorant

Use documented by:
Burgesse, J. Allen, 1944, The Woman and the Child Among the Lac-St.-Jean Montagnais, Primitive Man 17:1-18, page 14

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Scientific name: Larix laricina (Du Roi) K. Koch
USDA symbol: LALA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Tamarack
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Montagnais
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Expectorant
Notes: Infusion of buds and bark taken as an expectorant.

RECRD: 88453 id: 19521