Lamiaceae Satureja hortensis L.

Summer Savory

Cherokee - Drug, Analgesic

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 54

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Scientific name: Satureja hortensis L.
USDA symbol: SAHO3 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Summer Savory
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Cherokee
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Analgesic
Notes: Snuff of leaves used for headache.

RECRD: 94978 id: 37313