Asteraceae Solidago nemoralis Ait.

Dyersweed Goldenrod

Houma - Drug, Liver Aid

Use documented by:
Speck, Frank G., 1941, A List of Plant Curatives Obtained From the Houma Indians of Louisiana, Primitive Man 14:49-75, page 66

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Scientific name: Solidago nemoralis Ait.
USDA symbol: SONEN (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Dyersweed Goldenrod
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Houma
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Liver Aid
Notes: Decoction of root taken for 'yellow jaundice.'

RECRD: 95529 id: 38435