Ranunculaceae Anemone cylindrica Gray

Candle Anemone

Meskwaki - Drug, Eye Medicine

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1928, Ethnobotany of the Meskwaki Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 4:175-326, page 238

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Scientific name: Anemone cylindrica Gray
USDA symbol: ANCY (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Candle Anemone
Family: Ranunculaceae
Family (APG): Ranunculaceae
Native American Tribe: Meskwaki
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Eye Medicine
Notes: Decoction of stem and fruit used as a wash for sore eyes.

RECRD: 81160 id: 3339