Moraceae Morus rubra L.

Red Mulberry

Rappahannock - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Speck, Frank G., R.B. Hassrick and E.S. Carpenter, 1942, Rappahannock Herbals, Folk-Lore and Science of Cures, Proceedings of the Delaware County Institute of Science 10:7-55., page 30

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Scientific name: Morus rubra L.
USDA symbol: MORUR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Red Mulberry
Family: Moraceae
Family (APG): Moraceae
Native American Tribe: Rappahannock
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Tree sap rubbed on skin for ringworm.

RECRD: 90041 id: 23503