Rosaceae Spiraea alba Du Roi

White Meadowsweet

Iroquois - Drug, Analgesic

Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 349

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Scientific name: Spiraea alba Du Roi
USDA symbol: SPALA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: White Meadowsweet
Family: Rosaceae
Family (APG): Rosaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Analgesic
Notes: Compound decoction of mashed and powdered dried roots taken for side pain.

RECRD: 95662 id: 38713