Rosaceae Luetkea pectinata (Pursh) Kuntze


Thompson - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Perry, F., 1952, Ethno-Botany of the Indians in the Interior of British Columbia, Museum and Art Notes 2(2):36-43., page 42

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Scientific name: Luetkea pectinata (Pursh) Kuntze
USDA symbol: LUPE (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Partridgefoot
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Thompson
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Decoction of plant taken by women for profuse or prolonged menstruation.

RECRD: 89200 id: 21299