Pinaceae Larix occidentalis Nutt.

Western Larch

Nez Perce - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Hart, Jeff, 1992, Montana Native Plants and Early Peoples, Helena. Montana Historical Society Press, page 22

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Scientific name: Larix occidentalis Nutt.
USDA symbol: LAOC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Western Larch
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Nez Perce
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Infusion of bark used for coughs.

RECRD: 45137 id: 19544