Rosaceae Rubus allegheniensis Porter

Allegheny Blackberry

Meskwaki - Drug, Antidote

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 243

View all documented uses for Rubus allegheniensis Porter

Scientific name: Rubus allegheniensis Porter
USDA symbol: RUALA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Allegheny Blackberry
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Meskwaki
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antidote
Notes: Decoction of root used as an antidote for poison.

RECRD: 93860 id: 34316