Polygonaceae Rumex venosus Pursh

Veiny Dock

Arapaho - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Nickerson, Gifford S., 1966, Some Data on Plains and Great Basin Indian Uses of Certain Native Plants, Tebiwa 9(1):45-51, page 47

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Scientific name: Rumex venosus Pursh
USDA symbol: RUVE2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Veiny Dock
Family: Polygonaceae
Family (APG): Polygonaceae
Native American Tribe: Arapaho
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Stems and leaves used as a wash for sores.

RECRD: 2330 id: 35490