Lamiaceae Perilla frutescens (L.) Britt.


Rappahannock - Drug, Blood Medicine

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 31

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Scientific name: Perilla frutescens (L.) Britt.
USDA symbol: PEFRF2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Beefsteakplant
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Rappahannock
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Blood Medicine
Notes: An ingredient of a blood medicine.

RECRD: 91050 id: 26070