Salicaceae Salix sp.

Creek - Drug, Dermatological Aid

Use documented by:
Swanton, John R, 1928, Religious Beliefs and Medical Practices of the Creek Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #42:473-672, page 655

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Scientific name: Salix sp.
Common names:
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Creek
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Compound infusion of root used as a wash for swellings.

RECRD: 94450 id: 36153