Polygonaceae Rumex crispus L.

Curly Dock

Costanoan - Drug, Urinary Aid

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 11

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Scientific name: Rumex crispus L.
USDA symbol: RUCRC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Curly Dock
Family: Polygonaceae
Family (APG): Polygonaceae
Native American Tribe: Costanoan
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Urinary Aid
Notes: Decoction of plant used for urinary problems.

RECRD: 94129 id: 35252