Apiaceae Sanicula marilandica L.

Maryland Sanicle

Malecite - Drug, Abortifacient

Use documented by:
Mechling, W.H., 1959, The Malecite Indians With Notes on the Micmacs, Anthropologica 8:239-263, page 258

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Scientific name: Sanicula marilandica L.
USDA symbol: SAMA2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Maryland Sanicle
Family: Apiaceae
Family (APG): Apiaceae
Native American Tribe: Malecite
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Abortifacient
Notes: Infusion of bulb roots used for irregular menstruation.

RECRD: 44163 id: 37081