Lauraceae Persea planifolia

American Avocado

Mahuna - Drug, Oral Aid

Use documented by:
Romero, John Bruno, 1954, The Botanical Lore of the California Indians, New York. Vantage Press, Inc., page 25

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Scientific name: Persea planifolia
Common names: American Avocado
Family: Lauraceae
Family (APG): Lauraceae
Native American Tribe: Mahuna
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Oral Aid
Notes: Powdered seeds used for pyorrhea.

RECRD: 91056 id: 26168