Aquifoliaceae Nemopanthus mucronatus (L.) Loes.


Malecite - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Mechling, W.H., 1959, The Malecite Indians With Notes on the Micmacs, Anthropologica 8:239-263, page 251

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Scientific name: Nemopanthus mucronatus (L.) Loes.
USDA symbol: NEMU2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Catberry
Family: Aquifoliaceae
Family (APG): Aquifoliaceae
Native American Tribe: Malecite
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Used with blackberry roots, staghorn sumac, lily roots and mountain raspberry roots for coughs.

RECRD: 44109 id: 23623