Pinaceae Picea glauca (Moench) Voss

White Spruce

Eskimo, Western - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Lantis, Margaret, 1959, Folk Medicine and Hygiene, Anthropological Papers of the University of Alaska 8:1-75, page 24

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Scientific name: Picea glauca (Moench) Voss
USDA symbol: PIGL (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: White Spruce
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Eskimo, Western
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Decoction of needles taken or raw needles chewed as a cough medicine.

RECRD: 91298 id: 26935