Rhamnaceae Rhamnus sp.


Costanoan (Olhonean) - Drug, Cathartic

Use documented by:
Merriam, C. Hart, 1966, Ethnographic Notes on California Indian Tribes, University of California Archaeological Research Facility, Berkeley, page 374

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Scientific name: Rhamnus sp.
Common names: Buckthorn
Family: Rhamnaceae
Family (APG): Rhamnaceae
Native American Tribe: Costanoan (Olhonean)
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cathartic
Notes: Infusion of bark taken as a cathartic.

RECRD: 6812 id: 32802