Salicaceae Salix melanopsis Nutt.

Dusky Willow

Montana Indian - Drug, Antirheumatic (External)

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 melanopsis Nutt.
USDA symbol: SAME2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Dusky Willow
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Montana Indian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antirheumatic (External)
Notes: Poles used for framework of 'sweat tepee' for rheumatism.

RECRD: 94475 id: 35991