Rutaceae Ptelea trifoliata L.

Common Hoptree

Meskwaki - Drug, Adjuvant

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1928, Ethnobotany of the Meskwaki Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 4:175-326, page 244

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Scientific name: Ptelea trifoliata L.
USDA symbol: PTTRT2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Hoptree
Family: Rutaceae
Family (APG): Rutaceae
Native American Tribe: Meskwaki
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Adjuvant
Notes: Root often added to other medicines to make them potent.

RECRD: 92817 id: 31426