Lamiaceae Scutellaria galericulata L.

Marsh Skullcap

Delaware, Oklahoma - Drug, Laxative

Use documented by:
Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical Commission, page 31, 80

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Scientific name: Scutellaria galericulata L.
USDA symbol: SCGA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Marsh Skullcap
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware, Oklahoma
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Laxative
Notes: Plant top used as a laxative and 'stomach stimulant.'

RECRD: 95033 id: 37584