Polygonaceae Polygonum lapathifolium L.

Curlytop Knotweed

Keres, Western - Drug, Gastrointestinal Aid

Use documented by:
Swank, George R., 1932, The Ethnobotany of the Acoma and Laguna Indians, University of New Mexico, M.A. Thesis, page 62

View all documented uses for Polygonum lapathifolium L.

Scientific name: Polygonum lapathifolium L.
USDA symbol: POLA4 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Curlytop Knotweed
Family: Polygonaceae
Family (APG): Polygonaceae
Native American Tribe: Keres, Western
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gastrointestinal Aid
Notes: Infusion of plant taken for stomach trouble.

RECRD: 30397 id: 28943