Lamiaceae Salvia sp.


Rappahannock - Drug, Misc. Disease Remedy

Use documented by:
Speck, Frank G., R.B. Hassrick and E.S. Carpenter, 1942, Rappahannock Herbals, Folk-Lore and Science of Cures, Proceedings of the Delaware County Institute of Science 10:7-55., page 33

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Scientific name: Salvia sp.
Common names: Sage
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Rappahannock
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Misc. Disease Remedy
Notes: Infusion of leaves given frequently to children for measles.

RECRD: 94584 id: 36482