Apiaceae Ligusticum scoticum L.

Scottish Licoriceroot

Bella Coola - Drug, Unspecified

Use documented by:
Smith, Harlan I., 1929, Materia Medica of the Bella Coola and Neighboring Tribes of British Columbia, National Museum of Canada Bulletin 56:47-68, page 61

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Scientific name: Ligusticum scoticum L.
USDA symbol: LISCS2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Scottish Licoriceroot
Family: Apiaceae
Family (APG): Apiaceae
Native American Tribe: Bella Coola
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Unspecified
Notes: Leaves spread over hot stones and used as medicinal bed for the sick.

RECRD: 88687 id: 20239