Magnoliaceae Liriodendron tulipifera L.


Rappahannock - Drug, Analgesic

Use documented by:
Speck, Frank G., R.B. Hassrick and E.S. Carpenter, 1942, Rappahannock Herbals, Folk-Lore and Science of Cures, Proceedings of the Delaware County Institute of Science 10:7-55., page 25

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Scientific name: Liriodendron tulipifera L.
USDA symbol: LITU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Tuliptree
Family: Magnoliaceae
Family (APG): Magnoliaceae
Native American Tribe: Rappahannock
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Analgesic
Notes: Poultice of bruised leaves bound to head for neuralgic pain.

RECRD: 88839 id: 20489