Lycoperdaceae Lycoperdon sp.


Blackfoot - Drug, Hemostat

Use documented by:
Hellson, John C., 1974, Ethnobotany of the Blackfoot Indians, Ottawa. National Museums of Canada. Mercury Series, page 84

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Scientific name: Lycoperdon sp.
Common names: Puffball
Family: Lycoperdaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Blackfoot
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Hemostat
Notes: Plant pieces held to the nose for nosebleeds.

RECRD: 3893 id: 21476