Fagaceae Quercus lobata N‚e

California White Oak

Miwok - Drug, Pediatric Aid

Use documented by:
Barrett, S. A. and E. W. Gifford, 1933, Miwok Material Culture, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 2(4):11, page 172

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Scientific name: Quercus lobata N‚e
USDA symbol: QULO (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: California White Oak
Family: Fagaceae
Family (APG): Fagaceae
Native American Tribe: Miwok
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Pediatric Aid
Notes: Pulverized, outer bark dusted on running sores and particularly used for babies with umbilicus.

RECRD: 20337 id: 32256