Salicaceae Salix exigua Nutt.

Sandbar Willow

Montana Indian - Drug, Cold Remedy

Use documented by:
Blankinship, J. W., 1905, Native Economic Plants of Montana, Bozeman. Montana Agricultural College Experimental Station, Bulletin 56, page 22

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Scientific name: Salix exigua Nutt.
USDA symbol: SAEX (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Sandbar Willow
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Montana Indian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Cold Remedy
Notes: Poles used for framework of 'sweat tepee' for colds.

RECRD: 94355 id: 35813