Polygonaceae Rumex crispus L.

Curly Dock

Yuki - Drug, Antidiarrheal

Use documented by:
Curtin, L. S. M., 1957, Some Plants Used by the Yuki Indians ... II. Food Plants, The Masterkey 31:85-94, page 46

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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: Yuki
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antidiarrheal
Notes: Infusion of seeds taken by adults and babies for dysentery.

RECRD: 94186 id: 35351