Pinaceae Pinus rigida P. Mill.

Pitch Pine

Iroquois - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 267

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Scientific name: Pinus rigida P. Mill.
USDA symbol: PIRI (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Pitch Pine
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Pitch applied to cuts in joints and boils.

RECRD: 91566 id: 28110