Fabaceae Lupinus perennis L.

Sundial Lupine

Cherokee - Drug, Antihemorrhagic

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 43, 44

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Scientific name: Lupinus perennis L.
USDA symbol: LUPEP3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sundial Lupine
Family: Fabaceae
Family (APG): Fabaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antihemorrhagic
Notes: Cold infusion taken and used as wash 'to check hemorrhage and vomiting.'

RECRD: 89215 id: 21341