Berberidaceae Mahonia repens (Lindl.) G. Don


Paiute - Drug, Blood Medicine

Use documented by:
Train, Percy, James R. Henrichs and W. Andrew Archer, 1941, Medicinal Uses of Plants by Indian Tribes of Nevada, Washington DC. U.S. Department of Agriculture, page 51, 52

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Scientific name: Mahonia repens (Lindl.) G. Don
USDA symbol: MARE11 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Oregongrape
Family: Berberidaceae
Family (APG): Berberidaceae
Native American Tribe: Paiute
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Blood Medicine
Notes: Decoction of root taken to 'thicken the blood of haemophilic persons.'

RECRD: 83062 id: 22002