Polygonaceae Rumex crispus L.

Curly Dock

Nevada Indian - Drug, Veterinary Aid

Use documented by:
Murphey, Edith Van Allen, 1990, Indian Uses of Native Plants, Glenwood, Ill. Meyerbooks. Originally published in 1959, page 49

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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: Nevada Indian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Veterinary Aid
Notes: Poultice of root applied to saddle sores.

RECRD: 21084 id: 35307