Liliaceae Lilium philadelphicum L.

Wood Lily

Chippewa - Drug, Witchcraft Medicine

Use documented by:
Gilmore, Melvin R., 1933, Some Chippewa Uses of Plants, Ann Arbor. University of Michigan Press, page 125

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Scientific name: Lilium philadelphicum L.
USDA symbol: LIPHP (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Wood Lily
Family: Liliaceae
Family (APG): Nartheciaceae
Native American Tribe: Chippewa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Witchcraft Medicine
Notes: Poultice of bulbs applied to dog bites and caused dog's fangs to drop out.

RECRD: 88699 id: 20298