Poaceae Andropogon glomeratus (Walt.) B.S.P.

Bushy Bluestem

Rappahannock - Drug, Hemorrhoid Remedy

Use documented by:
Speck, Frank G., R.B. Hassrick and E.S. Carpenter, 1942, Rappahannock Herbals, Folk-Lore and Science of Cures, Proceedings of the Delaware County Institute of Science 10:7-55., page 28

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Scientific name: Andropogon glomeratus (Walt.) B.S.P.
USDA symbol: ANGLG2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Bushy Bluestem
Family: Poaceae
Family (APG): Poaceae
Native American Tribe: Rappahannock
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Hemorrhoid Remedy
Notes: Compound poultice with roots applied as salve for piles.

RECRD: 81140 id: 3310