Apiaceae Pimpinella anisum L.

Anise Burnet Saxifrage

Delaware, Oklahoma - Drug, Cathartic

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission, page 28, 78

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Scientific name: Pimpinella anisum L.
USDA symbol: PIAN3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Anise Burnet Saxifrage
Family: Apiaceae
Family (APG): Apiaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware, Oklahoma
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cathartic
Notes: Root used as a cathartic.

RECRD: 91360 id: 27345