Gentianaceae Sabatia angularis (L.) Pursh


Cherokee - Drug, Gynecological Aid

Use documented by:
Hamel, Paul B. and Mary U. Chiltoskey, 1975, Cherokee Plants and Their Uses -- A 400 Year History, Sylva, N.C. Herald Publishing Co., page 53

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Scientific name: Sabatia angularis (L.) Pursh
USDA symbol: SAAN (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Rosepink
Family: Gentianaceae
Family (APG): Gentianaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gynecological Aid
Notes: Infusion taken for periodic pains.

RECRD: 94291 id: 35549