Grossulariaceae Ribes rotundifolium Michx.

Appalachian Gooseberry

Cherokee - Drug, Sedative

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 36

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Scientific name: Ribes rotundifolium Michx.
USDA symbol: RIRO2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Appalachian Gooseberry
Family: Grossulariaceae
Family (APG): Grossulariaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Sedative
Notes: Infusion of leaf taken for nerves.

RECRD: 93713 id: 33696