Liliaceae Allium vineale L.

Wild Garlic

Mahuna - Drug, Snake Bite Remedy

Use documented by:
Romero, John Bruno, 1954, The Botanical Lore of the California Indians, New York. Vantage Press, Inc., page 63

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Scientific name: Allium vineale L.
USDA symbol: ALVIV (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Wild Garlic
Family: Liliaceae
Family (APG): Nartheciaceae
Native American Tribe: Mahuna
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Snake Bite Remedy
Notes: Plant rubbed on body for protection from poisonous snakebites.

RECRD: 80880 id: 2321