Fagaceae Quercus rubra L.

Northern Red Oak

Mahuna - Drug, Toothache Remedy

Use documented by:
Romero, John Bruno, 1954, The Botanical Lore of the California Indians, New York. Vantage Press, Inc., page 25

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Scientific name: Quercus rubra L.
USDA symbol: QURUR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Northern Red Oak
Family: Fagaceae
Family (APG): Fagaceae
Native American Tribe: Mahuna
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Toothache Remedy
Notes: Plant juice used for straightening and setting loose teeth.

RECRD: 93175 id: 32374