Lycopodiaceae Lycopodium obscurum L.

Rare Clubmoss

Ojibwa - Drug, Diuretic

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 375

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Scientific name: Lycopodium obscurum L.
USDA symbol: LYOB (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Rare Clubmoss
Family: Lycopodiaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Ojibwa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Diuretic
Notes: Plant combined with Diervilla lonicera and taken as a diuretic.

RECRD: 89262 id: 21513