Apiaceae Pastinaca sativa L.

Wild Parsnip

Ojibwa - Drug, Poison

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 391

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Scientific name: Pastinaca sativa L.
USDA symbol: PASA2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Wild Parsnip
Family: Apiaceae
Family (APG): Apiaceae
Native American Tribe: Ojibwa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Poison
Notes: Root powerful in small amounts and poisonous in large amounts.

RECRD: 90876 id: 25587