Rosaceae Amelanchier laevis Wieg.

Allegheny Serviceberry

Ojibwa - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1932, Ethnobotany of the Ojibwe Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of Milwaukee 4:327-525, page 384

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Scientific name: Amelanchier laevis Wieg.
USDA symbol: AMLA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Allegheny Serviceberry
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Ojibwa
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Infusion of bark taken by expectant mothers.

RECRD: 81067 id: 3122