Rosaceae Prunus pensylvanica L. f.

Pin Cherry

Iroquois - Drug, Cough Medicine

Use documented by:
Rousseau, Jacques, 1945, Le Folklore Botanique De L'ile Aux Coudres, Contributions de l'Institut botanique l'Universite de Montreal 55:75-111, page 91

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Scientific name: Prunus pensylvanica L. f.
USDA symbol: PRPEP (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Pin Cherry
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cough Medicine
Notes: Bark and another bark used to make cough syrup.

RECRD: 50180 id: 30493