Solanaceae Nicotiana rustica L.

Aztec Tobacco

Cherokee - Drug, Other

Use documented by:
Taylor, Linda Averill, 1940, Plants Used As Curatives by Certain Southeastern Tribes, Cambridge, MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 56

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Scientific name: Nicotiana rustica L.
USDA symbol: NIRU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Aztec Tobacco
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Other
Notes: Decoction of leaves rubbed in scratches made on the patient for apoplexy.

RECRD: 90221 id: 23927