Ranunculaceae Ranunculus cymbalaria Pursh

Alkali Buttercup

Navajo - Drug, Venereal Aid

Use documented by:
Elmore, Francis H., 1944, Ethnobotany of the Navajo, Sante Fe, NM. School of American Research, page 96

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Scientific name: Ranunculus cymbalaria Pursh
USDA symbol: RACY (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Alkali Buttercup
Family: Ranunculaceae
Family (APG): Ranunculaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Venereal Aid
Notes: Plant used for syphilis.

RECRD: 93285 id: 32670