Campanulaceae Lobelia kalmii L.

Ontario Lobelia

Iroquois - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 455

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Scientific name: Lobelia kalmii L.
USDA symbol: LOKA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Ontario Lobelia
Family: Campanulaceae
Family (APG): Campanulaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Infusion of smashed plants used as drops for abscesses.

RECRD: 88929 id: 20688