Myricaceae Myrica sp.

Sweet Bay

Delaware, Oklahoma - Drug, Kidney Aid

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission, page 29, 76

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Scientific name: Myrica sp.
Common names: Sweet Bay
Family: Myricaceae
Family (APG): Myricaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware, Oklahoma
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Kidney Aid
Notes: Bark used for 'kidney trouble.'

RECRD: 90063 id: 23576