Solanaceae Solanum dulcamara L.

Climbing Nightshade

Delaware, Oklahoma - Drug, Febrifuge

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

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Scientific name: Solanum dulcamara L.
USDA symbol: SODUD (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Climbing Nightshade
Family: Solanaceae
Family (APG): Solanaceae
Native American Tribe: Delaware, Oklahoma
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Febrifuge
Notes: Compound containing root used for fever.

RECRD: 95440 id: 38260