Salicaceae Salix ?pendulina Wenderoth [babylonica ? fragilis]

Weeping Willow

Cherokee - Drug, Dermatological 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 61

View all documented uses for Salix ?pendulina Wenderoth [babylonica ? fragilis]

Scientific name: Salix ?pendulina Wenderoth [babylonica ? fragilis]
USDA symbol: SAPE12 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Weeping Willow
Family: Salicaceae
Family (APG): Salicaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Dermatological Aid
Notes: Bark used as a poultice.

RECRD: 94328 id: 36342