Rosaceae Rubus vitifolius Cham. & Schlecht.

Pacific Dewberry

Costanoan - Drug, Antidiarrheal

Use documented by:
Bocek, Barbara R., 1984, Ethnobotany of Costanoan Indians, California, Based on Collections by John P. Harrington, Economic Botany 38(2):240-255, page 19

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Scientific name: Rubus vitifolius Cham. & Schlecht.
USDA symbol: RUVIV (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Pacific Dewberry
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Costanoan
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antidiarrheal
Notes: Decoction of roots used for dysentery and diarrhea.

RECRD: 94082 id: 35109