Pinaceae Pinus strobus L.

Eastern White Pine

Iroquois - Drug, Panacea

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 265

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Scientific name: Pinus strobus L.
USDA symbol: PIST (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Eastern White Pine
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Panacea
Notes: Leaves burned in spring and fall, smoke used to fill the house and prevent all sickness.

RECRD: 91620 id: 28212