Salicaceae Salix alba L.

White Willow

Cherokee - Drug, Throat Aid

Use documented by:
Taylor, Linda Averill, 1940, Plants Used As Curatives by Certain Southeastern Tribes, Cambridge, MA. Botanical Museum of Harvard University, page 12

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Scientific name: Salix alba L.
USDA symbol: SAAL2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: White Willow
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Throat Aid
Notes: Decoction of inner bark taken for hoarseness.

RECRD: 94311 id: 35634