Salicaceae Populus deltoides Bartr. ex Marsh.

Eastern Cottonwood

Delaware, Oklahoma - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission, page 26, 78

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Scientific name: Populus deltoides Bartr. ex Marsh.
USDA symbol: PODED (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Eastern Cottonwood
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware, Oklahoma
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Simple or compound infusion taken for 'weakness and debility in women.'

RECRD: 92155 id: 29368