Solanaceae Physalis lanceolata Michx.

Lanceleaf Groundcherry

Omaha - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Gilmore, Melvin R., 1919, Uses of Plants by the Indians of the Missouri River Region, SI-BAE Annual Report #33, page 113

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Scientific name: Physalis lanceolata Michx.
USDA symbol: PHHI8 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Lanceleaf Groundcherry
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Omaha
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Root used as a dressing for wounds.

RECRD: 91202 id: 26691