Platanaceae Platanus occidentalis L.

American Sycamore

Mahuna - Drug, Gastrointestinal Aid

Use documented by:
Romero, John Bruno, 1954, The Botanical Lore of the California Indians, New York. Vantage Press, Inc., page 24

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Scientific name: Platanus occidentalis L.
USDA symbol: PLOC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: American Sycamore
Family: Platanaceae
Family (APG): Platanaceae
Native American Tribe: Mahuna
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gastrointestinal Aid
Notes: Plant used for internal ulcers.

RECRD: 91841 id: 28587